Industry Update
Appointment26 November 2019

Vincent Billiard

Appointed General Manager
At Hôtel de Crillon, a Rosewood Hotel in Paris, France

Vincent Billiard

With a wealth of experience in international luxury hotel management for the last 20 years, Vincent Billiard is now the youngest General Manager of a Palace in Paris.

A native of Paris, Vincent Billiard studied at the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne before joining the Ritz-Carlton Group in 2003, where he worked for 13 years in various key positions. A course that begins in the United States and then continues in the Cayman Islands and on the Asian continent. He continued success as Hotel Manager in Tokyo, then General Manager in Tianjin, China before joining Bulgari in 2016 where he was in charge of the opening strategy of the first Bulgari Hotel & Residences in Shanghai. Following his last position as General Manager of the St. Regis Hotel in Singapore, Vincent Billiard will be at the Hotel de Crillon as Director General from January 6, 2020.

His international career has allowed him to develop an open mind, a unique expertise in the luxury hotel industry and a high sensitivity allowing him to better understand the expectations of local and international customers. These skills lead him today to lead one of the most famous luxury hotels in the world. His appointment as CEO of the Hotel de Crillon is also in line with the values ​​and philosophy dear to the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts group, which are based on fundamental pillars: family, respect, integrity, commitment and passion.

Rosewood Hotel Group

Rosewood Hotel Group, one of the world's leading hotel companies, encompasses four brands: ultra-luxury Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® in North America, Caribbean/Atlantic, Europe, the Middle East and Asia; contemporary deluxe New World Hotels & Resorts in China and Southeast Asia; neighbourhood lifestyle pentahotels in Europe and Asia; and KHOS™, a dynamic global business lifestyle hotel brand.
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