Industry Update
Appointment17 February 2021

Gearoid Lyons

Named General Manager
At Conrad Bangkok, Thailand

Gearoid Lyons

Mr. Lyons brings with him more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Joining Hilton in 2010 he has previously held various management roles in full service and luxury hotels across multiple markets including London, Sydney, Perth, Tokyo and Bangkok. In his most recent role as Hotel Manager at Waldorf Astoria Bangkok, Lyons was a key member of the leadership driving the launch of the first Waldorf Astoria hotel in South East Asia in August 2018. Lyons is a graduate of Shannon College of Hotel Management in his native Ireland.

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Shannon College of Hotel Management

Gearoid Lyons (Class of 2001) is a graduate of Shannon College of Hotel Management in Shannon - Ireland
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