Industry Update
Appointment15 March 2019

Michiel Roelfsema

Appointed General Manager
At Hotel Okura Amsterdam, Netherlands, The

 Michiel Roelfsema

Michiel's first encounter with Hotel Okura Amsterdam dates back to 2002, when he worked at the hotel as an intern. In 2008, he returned to the hotel as assistant director of food & beverage. At that time, he was also a board member at the Food & Beverage Management Association. This was followed in 2012 by his appointment as rooms division director. In 2016, he was made deputy general manager. In addition to his work at Hotel Okura Amsterdam, Michiel Roelfsema is also an active member of the Hotel Finance & Technology Professionals (HFTP) organisation and a regular panel member at the Hotel Industry Technology Exposition Conference (HITEC).

Tio University of Applied Sciences

Michiel Roelfsema (Class of 2010) is a graduate of Tio University of Applied Sciences in Amsterdam - Netherlands, The
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