Industry Update
Appointment18 October 2019

Zeynep Incekara

Appointed General Manager
At Six Senses Kocataş Mansions in İstanbul, Turkey

 Zeynep Incekara

Zeynep joins Six Senses from her previous role as a pre-opening general manager of Jumeirah Bali.

With over 36 years of experience in the international hotel and tourism sector, Zeynep started her career in Australia at Hayman Island, Whitsundays Australia as the pre-opening reservations manager.

She continued to rise through the ranks with management stints at Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet, Singapore, New York and at Park Lane in London.

Zeynep then moved to Tokyo as the executive assistant manager of the Mandarin Oriental, then to Hong Kong as the executive assistant manager and hotel manager of The Landmark Mandarin Oriental.

Zeynep also held the general manager position of Qineticare, Global Family Health Office, Hong Kong before moving on to Jumeirah Bodrum Palace, Turkey as general manager and to Jumeirah Bali.

Zeynep attended Ryde College of Catering & Hotel Management in Sydney, Australia. She holds dual Turkish and Australian citizenship. Her love for interior design, art and cultural activities is complemented by her love for walking through cities to discover new and wonderful treasures.

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