Philippe Roux-Dessarps has been appointed
General Manager of the Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens.
Born in France, Philippe has more than 25 years
of international luxury hotel experience.
He joins Four Seasons from
the Park Hyatt Chicago where he held the position of General
Manager. Prior to that, he was General Manager of the
Park Hyatt Tokyo for seven years, a Vice President of Global
Brands for Hyatt corporate and has worked in luxury properties
in Paris, Bali and London.
“I am humbled to join the formidable team of
Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens. After less than a year in
operation, the Hotel has already become a unique destination in
the region. This is not only thanks to its spectacular setting,
but first and foremost to its talented team,” said Philippe.
Philippe holds an MBA from the global graduate
business school INSEAD and is an alumnus from the prestigious
Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne in
Philippe has a
private pilot's license, is married and has two