Industry Update
Appointment23 April 2019

Mark Swinton

Appointed General Manager
At Capella Ubud in Bali, Indonesia

Mark Swinton

Capella Ubud has appointed Mark Swinton as General Manager. In his

new role, Mark will channel his 30 years of professional experience in the luxury hospitality industry, innate love for Bali, and passion for wellness to work alongside the Capella Hotels & Resorts team to further elevate their highly successful first array into Bali.

Prior to joining Capella Hotels & Resorts, Mark led the pre-opening efforts for Six Senses Bhutan,

where he acted as Country General Manager, assisting with the conceptualisation, development and operational strategy implementation for all five lodges. Previously, Mark spent ten years with Aman, working in management roles across Bhutan, Beijing, Borodubur, and Bali, where he was Regional Director of Aman, Indonesia.

Originally from Canada, Mark is a graduate in hotel management from The British Columbia Institute of Technology, Canada, yet has spent the majority of his working life in Asia. A self-appointed 'tree hugger' and keen fitness enthusiast, Mark is looking forward to leading the Capella Ubud team,

working closely with them to uphold the incredible guest experience, environmental commitment, and connections with nearby village that have been built so far.

Capella Hotel Group

Capella Hotel Group, headquartered in Singapore with offices in China, Europe and USA, offers global hospitality management services through two distinct brands. Capella Hotels and Resorts is an ultra-luxury hotel, resort and residential concept designed for the most discerning travellers and offering personalized attention with locations in Düsseldorf, Shanghai, Singapore, Sanya and Ubud as well as hotels planned for Bangkok, Maldives and Sydney.
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