Industry Update
Appointment25 September 2020

Christoph Hoeflich

Appointed General Manager
At InterContinental SHANGHAI HONGQIAO NECC in Shanghai, China

Christoph Hoeflich

InterContinental Hotels Group announced the appointment of Mr. Christoph Hoeflich as General Manager of InterContinental Shanghai Hongqiao NECC. Born and raised in Germany, he has over 25 years of experience in operational management of world-class hotels and has worked in 10 countries within 4 continents. Prior to his new appointment, he had been the General Manager of the 500-room Langham Place Guangzhou.

Mr. Hoeflich brings a wealth of hospitality management experiences with major international hotel companies and iconic luxury brands such as the Brenner's Park hotel in Baden Baden, Vier Jahreszeiten in Munich and the Waldorf Astoria Jeddah-Qasr al Sharq.

Mr. Hoeflich began his hospitality career in China with a cluster hotel assignment in Hong Kong with the Marco Polo Hotel Group followed by postings as General Manager in the group's hotel properties in Shenzhen and Changzhou.

Located within National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), InterContinental Shanghai Hongqiao NECC offers 536 elegantly designed rooms and suites. The hotel also features four showpiece restaurants and lounges, plus more than 2,200 sqm of stylish event space perfect for hosting high-level meetings, banquets, business galas and magical weddings.

Cornell | School of Executive and Professional Education

Christoph Hoeflich (Class of 1991) is a graduate of Cornell | School of Executive and Professional Education in Ithaca, New York - United States
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InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG)

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organization with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN® Hotels, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Holiday Inn Resort®, avid™ hotels, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.
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