Industry Update
Appointment 3 October 2019

Burkhard Kohlhoff

Appointed General Manager
At IntercityHotel Hamburg Hauptbahnhof, Germany

Burkhard Kohlhoff

Burkhard Kohlhoff was appointed General Manager of the IntercityHotel Hamburg Hauptbahnhof as long ago as 2011. As of 1 October 2019, he will be taking up the reins at the IntercityHotel Hamburg Dammtor-Messe. Hamburg-born Mr. Kohlhoff had previously already been based in the city during the period when he was responsible for Regional Sales at Vila Vita Hotels. He is able to look back on a long career in the hotel sector, which has included stints at Ramada Renaissance, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Dorint Hotels in Hamburg, Munich and Regensburg. Most recently, he was named "General Manager of the Year" by IntercityHotel this year.

Deutsche Hospitality

Deutsche Hospitality is the new umbrella brand for the companies of Steigenberger Hotels AG. The three hotel brands which come under the umbrella are Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts, Jaz in the City und IntercityHotel.
more information
Recent Appointments at Deutsche Hospitality

Thomas Bausch - General Manager

1 November 2019 — Thomas Bausch has performed extremely impressively in the role of Assistant Manager at the IntercityHotel Kassel over the past four years and is already very well acquainted with the IntercityHotel brand and with Deutsche Hospitality's product portfolio.
read more

Suat Cavdar - General Manager

1 November 2019 — The new IntercityHotel Saarbrücken is scheduled to open for business in the second half of 2020. 41-year old Suat Cavdar has been entrusted with the task of supervising the pre-opening process and future direction of the hotel as the General Manager.
read more

Birgit Borchert - General Manager

1 November 2019 — Birgit Borchert, who had managed the IntercityHotel in Celle since 2011, will be remaining with the company. In her new position, she will guide the IntercityHotel Hildesheim through its pre-opening phase prior to taking over as Director.
read more