Mandarin Oriental is delighted to announce the appointment of Mandarin Oriental, Canouan's new General Manager, Duarte Correia. With over 17 years of experience in international hospitality, Correia began his career in London at The Dorchester Hotel. Management roles soon followed at properties including London's Hempel Hotel and The Nam Hai in Vietnam. His first position as General Manager was at the Shanti Maurice Resort & Spa in Mauritius. Most recently, Correia led the rebranding of Essque Zalu Resort in Zanzibar, Tanzania. Under his leadership, the property received many global awards, including Condé Nast Travelers' Readers' Choice Award and the World Luxury Hotel Award. Correia officially joins the Mandarin Oriental, Canouan team on August 6.
A native of Portugal, Correia grew up in Madeira Island. He is fluent in English and Portuguese and has a working knowledge of French, Spanish and Italian. In his leisure time he enjoys reading and playing tennis.
Recent Appointments at Mandarin Oriental
11 November 2020 — Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has appointed hospitality leader Marcel Thoma as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech. The five-star luxury resort set in 20 hectares of alluring fragrant gardens and olive groves, only minutes from the magical city centre, is
With more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Marcel began his career in Zürich at the luxury boutique Widder Hotel followed by time with The Ritz-Carlton in Mexico and Spain.
11 November 2020 — Mr. Tyler is no stranger to the hotel, having worked at the iconic property in 1998 as Assistant Director of Food and Beverage. From there, he held senior positions at leading properties across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, North and Central America, gaining extensive experience in operations and management.
9 November 2020 — Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced the appointment of Martin Cramer as General Manager of the award-winning Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai.
A seasoned hotelier with a hospitality career spanning more than 30 years, Martin Cramer brings a wealth of experience to his new role.