Mr. Kevin Furrer has been appointed as General
Manager of Swiss˘tel Resort Phuket.
He has been with the company
since 2004 and was most recently Acting General Manager at
Swiss˘tel Nai Lert Park, Bangkok.
Not new to Asia, Kevin Furrer was Director of
Food & Beverage at Swiss˘tel Nankai Osaka, Japan since 2010,
prior to his appointment in Bangkok. In Osaka, he was
responsible for seven Food & Beverage outlets as well as over 250
team members within the department. He first joined Swiss˘tel Le
Plaza, Switzerland as an Assistant Banquet & Catering Manager and
quickly rose up the ranks to Rooms Division Manager. He then
became Director of Operations at Swiss˘tel Berlin, Germany for
three years before he moved to Asia.
He holds a
Bachelor of Science in international Hospitality Management from
the prestigious Lausanne Hotel School, Switzerland.
A chef by
training, he started his career at Hotel Weisses Kreuz in Lyss,
Switzerland as an Apprentice Chef.
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