Industry Update
Appointment26 August 2019

Niek Hammer

Appointed General Manager
At Okura Prestige Bangkok , Thailand

Niek Hammer

The Okura Prestige Bangkok has appointed Niek Hammer as General Manager.

The 42-year old Dutch hospitality professional from Enschede in Holland holds a Bachelor's degree in Hotel Management and a Master's diploma in International Service Management, both from the Christelijke Hogeschool (University of applied sciences) Noord-Nederland.

From 2000-2005, and again from 2008-2016, Niek worked at Hotel Okura Amsterdam, rising to Assistant F&B Director in his first stint and later to Deputy General Manager.

Married with three children, Niek joins The Okura Prestige Bangkok from Hotel Okura Macau where he held the General Manager's position for three years.

Okura Nikko Hotels Management Co., Ltd.

Okura Nikko Hotel Management Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Hotel Okura Co., Ltd, operates three hotel groups: Okura Hotels & Resorts, Nikko Hotels International and Hotel JAL City. Founded in October 2015 to consolidate and strengthen its hotel management business, Okura Nikko Hotel Management aims to become the top Japan-based hotel operating company by developing an international portfolio of properties through hotel management contracts.
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