Joined Mandarin Oriental, Paris as General Manager and Area Vice President Operations
Originally from Ireland, Geraldine attained her bachelor's degree in Hotel and Catering Management at the Galway Institute of Technology. She began her career in the hotel industry in 1991 and held several operational positions before becoming Hotel Manager at the Hilton London Mews in 1999. Geraldine held the position of Hotel Manager at the Hilton London Hyde Park and Director of Operations at the Langham Hilton.
In 2003, the Hilton Group appointed her General Manager of the Hilton Paris, which she ran for five years before taking charge of the Hilton Arc de Triomphe and then Hotel Barrière Le Fouquet's Paris. In December 2019, she won General Manager of the Year at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards.
As an expert in the Parisian market, Geraldine returns to the prestigious five-star Mandarin Oriental, Paris to reinforce its position as one of the city's pre-eminent luxury hotels. Inspired by fashion and artistic creativity and underpinned by the brand's legendary service, the hotel embodies a celebration of Paris today and tomorrow.