A creative hotelier with more than 18 years experience in the industry has been appointed as the General Manager of the 282-room Le Méridien Bangkok.
Christian Humbert, skilled at bringing new five-star hotels online and steering them to profitability, is the new GM of the hotel.
For the past seven years he was heavily involved in the opening of three Starwood hotels, most recently, the W Bangkok. Prior to the W, Christian was part of the opening of W Retreat – Koh Samui and the St. Regis Bali Resor.
His first assignment in Asia was at The St. Regis Beijing, and prior to his Asian experiences he held several sales and marketing positions in Germany, such as Cluster Director of Sales for three Starwood hotels in Frankfurt.