Helmut Gaisberger Retires as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Manila - Greg Liddell Appointed as New General Manager
“I would like to thank Helmut for his dedication and energetic commitment to Mandarin Oriental, Manila. We join our colleagues in The Philippines in wishing him well in his retirement,” said Andrew Hirst, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Operations Director - Asia.
Mr Gaisberger will be succeeded by Greg Liddell, who will join Mandarin Oriental on 24 August 2009. Mr Liddell has more than 14 years of senior management experience in the hotel industry. From 2002 to 2005, Mr Liddell worked with Aman Resorts, including two years as General Manager of Amanpulo in The Philippines. Mr Liddell, who is Australian, joins the Group from Karma Resorts where he spent the past four years as Group General Manager of their properties in Bali, Indonesia and Koh Samui, Thailand.
About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group | Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels, resorts and residences. Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, 41 hotels representing over 10,000 rooms in 25 countries, with 17 hotels in Asia, 14 in The Americas and 10 in Europe and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates, or has under development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental , connected to the Group’s properties.