Industry Update
Appointment20 July 2018

Guy Lindt

Named General Manager
At The American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem, Israel

Guy LindtThe American Colony Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of Guy Lindt as General Manager. Lindt hails from Switzerland and brings to the team over 30 years of hospitality experience gained at prestigious luxury hotel properties around the world. He started his career at the famous Richemond hotel in Geneva and led operations at multiple hotels in the Maldives, Philipines, Canada and French Polynesia. Most recently, Lindt's served as GM at Hôtel et Centre Thermal d'Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. Lindt is a graduate of the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL). He replaces Thomas Brugnatelli who moved to Warsaw to become the GM at the Raffles Europejski Warsaw. For over a hundred years, the American Colony in Jerusalem has been a home away from home for discerning travelers who recognise quality. Immerse yourself in its unique and tranquil beauty, while delving into Jerusalem's rich past, and add your name to a guest list that includes Lawrence of Arabia, Winston Churchill, Bob Dylan, Uma Thurman, Tony Blair & Mikhail Gorbachev, to name a few.
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Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL)

Guy Lindt (Class of 1988) is a graduate of Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) in Lausanne - Switzerland
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