Industry Update
Appointment24 September 2019

Christopher Johnson

Appointed General Manager
At Marco Polo Jinjiang, China

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Christopher Johnson

A celebrated, 20-year career in senior leadership roles, Christopher has built a successful name across rapidly-changing markets in Asia with international hotel brands including Hyatt, Hilton, Four Seasons, InterContinental and Fairmont, developing solid business models and a transformational leadership ethos, through his extensive knowledge in hospitality management.

Prior to joining Marco Polo Jinjiang, Christopher held the position of General Manager at Millennium Gaea Resort Hualien, Taiwan. Committed to a lifetime of learning, he recently attended Cornell University where he added Hospitality Digital Marketing to his knowledge base. He also successfully completed Mandarin Language at Tonghai University in Taiwan.

Approaching its 10th anniversary, Marco Polo Jinjiang remains dedicated to connecting its guests with the local culture and traditions, building on its reputation of showcasing both professionalism and hospitality.

A graduate from Vancouver Community College and the famous Dubrulle Culinary School in Vancouver Canada, Christopher began his career in Culinary Arts, enjoys social sports and travelling and has built a large network through his community work and CSR initiatives.

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Emanating the spirit of discovery, Wharf Hotels, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Wharf (Holdings) Ltd, is based in Hong Kong and currently operates 17 owned or managed hotels under Niccolo or Marco Polo Hotels in Hong Kong, China and the Philippines.
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