Christian Metzner has been appointed
as General Manager of the W Kuala Lumpur.
Metzner recently joined W Kuala Lumpur from The
Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort, Langkawi, where he has been
the General Manager since 2014.
German-born Metzner’s career with Marriott International began
in 1996 at the Arabella Sheraton Complex South Germany in Munich,
and he has since held numerous positions within the company across
two continents, including leadership roles in Beijing, Tianjin,
Langkawi and now in Kuala Lumpur.
Opening hotels are not new to
Christian, prior to his move to Malaysia he was part of the
pre-opening team at The Westin Beijing Financial Street and The
“I am delighted and honoured to lead the opening
crew for W Kuala Lumpur,’’ said Metzner,
General Manager, W Kuala Lumpur. “We are bringing
guests closer to the music, design, fashion and fuel (the brand’s
take on fitness and healthy lifestyle) scene in Kuala Lumpur while
providing insider access to what’s new/next, and our signature
Whatever/Whenever service, delivering whatever guests want,
whenever they want it, in this incredible city.”