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Appointment16 September 2019

Sven Fitjer

Appointed General Manager
At The Stones Hotel - Legian Bali, Autograph Collection, Indonesia

Sven Fitjer

The Stones - Legian, Bali is pleased to announce the appointment of Sven Fitjer as General Manager, effective from early August 2019.

Not a stranger to Marriott International and Bali, Sven is excited to join the hotel and to return to the island of the Gods. In his previous assignment at the Hermitage Jakarta, under Marriott's Tribute Portfolio brand, Sven successfully positioned the hotel in the market achievin g strong revenue performance improvements. He is known for his inspirational leadership style with a strong focus to deliver personalized service for all guests. Prior to that, Sven managed The Laguna Resort & Spa, A Luxury Collection Hotel.

Sven holds a hospitality degree from the Hotel Management School in Heidelberg, Germany. He started his international career in 2001 in the US, and in the last 26 years he has worked in twelve different hotels, restaurants, and catering companies in locations such as Boston, Hawaii, Sydney, Jakarta, and

Bali and with international hotel companies such as Marriott International including Starwood Legacy, Four Seasons, Kempinski, and Hilton.

During his free time, Sven enjoys spending time with his family and is also passionate about golf. He is married to Amanda and they have two young girls, Ellie Amelia and Kaia Malia, who both happened to be born in Bali. Bali has also seen their engagement and wedding ceremony and is the place they call home by now.

Hotelfachschule Heidelberg

Sven Fitjer (Class of 2000) is a graduate of Hotelfachschule Heidelberg in Heidelberg - Germany
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