Appointed General Manager
At Mandarin Oriental Ritz, Madrid, Spain
Mr. Liddell was previously General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok and Area Vice President, Operations with responsibility for Mandarin Oriental, Canouan and Mandarin Oriental, Taipei from June 2017.
He will lead the reopening of Mandarin Oriental Ritz, Madrid through the most extensive restoration in its 110-year history.
With over 20 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry, Mr. Liddell is no stranger to the company, having begun his career with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group in 2009 as General Manager of the then Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi, Chiang Mai. Other key roles during his 10 years with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group include General Manager of The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong and Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona.
An Australian national and fluent in Spanish, Mr. Liddell studied and worked in Sydney before embarking on a hospitality career in Asia. Prior to joining Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, he held various senior management positions including General Manager of Aman Resorts and Group General Manager of Karma Resorts, where he was responsible for resorts in Bali, Indonesia and Koh Samui, Thailand.