Massimiliano-ZanardiMassimiliano Zanardi has been appointed as the new General Manager of the hotel.

Having worked in the hospitality industry all his life, Mr. Zanardi joined The Ritz-Carlton, Powerscourt in July, 2008, from his post as Executive Assistant Manager; (EAM) Food & Beverage of Hotel Arts Barcelona, Spain and previous to that EAM, Food & Beverage for The Penha Longa Hotel & Golf Resort in Portugal,. Both hotels are managed by The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. Prior to his position in Portugal, Zanardi served as EAM, Food & Beverage of The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul, where he was a member of the opening team and Executive Committee.

Italian born Mr Zanardi holds degrees in Hotel & Hospitality Management from the Hotel School of Salsomaggiore Terme in Parma and the Cornell University in Bruxelles, where he completed the Professional Development Program in 2003.