Frans is no stranger to the brand as he brings his extensive experience in top-tier resorts and team management from Six Senses Laamu to Six Senses Yao Noi, where he will be in charge of the resort's overall operations, ensuring that guests continue to receive exceptional and out-of-the-ordinary experiences.
Throughout his career he has been overseeing premium lodges and resorts in the Maldives, Namibia, and the Seychelles, and has developed a great passion for hospitality and guest experiences. Prior to joining the Six Senses family, Frans served as the executive assistant manager of Constance Ephelia in the Seychelles where, among his other responsibilities, he dedicated himself to the sustainability practices of the resort.
At Six Senses Laamu, his passion and knowledge for sustainability and wellness were evident.Originally from Namibia, Frans is passionate about horseback riding, white water rafting and diving, but as a true South African his biggest love is rugby. In his spare time, he likes to be close to nature - something he is very much looking forward to with his move to the little island paradise.
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas operates 11 resorts and 29 spas in 20 countries under the brand names Six Senses,
Evason and Six Senses Spas. Aggressive development plans will triple the portfolio over the next five years with resort,
hotel and spa openings underway in Austria, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Egypt, Fiji, France, India, Indonesia, Italy,
Nicaragua, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and United States.
Recent Appointments at Six Senses
14 June 2019 — Fadhland brings with him over a decade of experience in Bali's luxury hospitality industry. Previously, he held a position of pre-opening director of sales at The Mulia, Mulia Resort & Villas - Nusa Dua in Bali, senior sales manager at Banyan Tree Ungasan Bali, as well as Ritz-Carlton Bali which was rebranded to AYANA Resort and Spa, Bali.
14 June 2019 — Carl will be based in Nadi, Fiji and brings with him extensive experience in sales and the destination.
Joining the resort from the South Sea Cruises Group where he held the position of global marketing services manager, Carl has a wealth of knowledge and has developed many great contacts in the hospitality industry Prior to this role, he worked for Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide as their complex director of sales and marketing based in Samoa.