Regent Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of its new general manager of Regent Beijing.
With an extensive and distinguished career in hospitality, Nick Porter brings more than 16 years of experience and leadership to the luxury property of Regent Beijing.
Porter previously served as general manager at various Starwood Hotels & Resorts properties, including the Westin Beijing Chaoyang, St. Regis Shanghai and Sheraton Xiamen Hotel. As part of his role at these properties, Porter assumed responsibility in operational efficiencies and guest satisfaction, as well as mentoring and developing internal talent within the company. He has developed his esteemed career in hotel management at hotels and resorts in varying international destinations, including Langkawi and Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia; Bali, Indonesia; and Shanghai and Beijing, China.
“Regent Beijing’s excellent location, spacious guest rooms and exceptional dining options have set new standards for luxury hotels in Beijing,” Porter says. “I am looking forward to working with the dedicated and professional team and committed to delivering a personalized Regent experience to both our domestic and international guests.”
Originally from the United Kingdom, Porter is fluent in Chinese and holds a degree in Chinese and East Asian Studies from University of Copenhagen. Immersed in the local culture, Porter has resided in Asia for the past 20 years.