Bernabé to lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani brand

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

Bernabé to lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani brand

Minor Hotels has appointed Alejandro Bernabé as group director, Avani Hotels & Resorts.

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

With over 20 years of global hospitality experience, Bernabé has an impressive management track record, along with years of practical operational as well as food as well as beverage experience in both city hotels as well as resort properties as well as is usually ideally qualified to lead Minor Hotels’ most youthful as well as contemporary brand.

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

Bernabé’s mandate is usually to drive performance of Avani properties in terms of sales, distribution, marketing, PR, brand standards as well as guest experiences.

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

He started off his career in Switzerland, followed by South Africa, France as well as Sri Lanka, before joining Kempinski in 1998 as pre-opening food as well as beverage manager at the Kempinski Hotel Plaza in Jakarta.

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

Staying with Kempinski, for the next 16 years, Bernabé continued in at the Grand Hotel Europe in St Petersburg, then at the Çırağan Palace Hotel Kempinski in Istanbul.

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

He was soon promoted to resident manager in his native Spain, then general manager in Kempinski properties in Malta, Kuwait as well as Jordan.

Bernabé To Lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani Brand

Bernabé led Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates in Dubai to increasingly high levels of performance as well as quality standards as well as he was then transferred to manage the Siam Kempinski Hotel in Bangkok.

There he reaffirmed the hotel’s strong reputation among the city’s most important leisure as well as culinary destinations.

Bernabé commented: “I am delighted to join the team as well as to possess the opportunity to take the vibrant Avani brand to the next level across all areas of the business.

“Avani is usually redefining the lifestyle space in hospitality.

“Our guests want to explore the cities where they stay.

“They want honest food.

“They combine business as well as leisure travel as well as want to connect with additional guests as well as feel part of a community.”

Bernabé to lead Minor Hotels-owned Avani brand

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