Michael Ganster has been appointed as General
Manager of the Niccolo Chengdu.
Originally from Austria, Michael has over 20 years
of hospitality industry experience working with companies such as
Hilton, Accor and
Dusit in China, Europe, Middle
East, Thailand, United Kingdom and the United States.
A graduate from the renowned Hotel & Tourism
Business College at Castle Klessheim in Salzburg, Austria, Michael
was most recently General Manager of Fairmont Beijing for 7 years.
Jennifer Cronin, President of Wharf
Hotels, said, "We are delighted that Michael
has joined such an important hotel within our group. As our
group's first luxury property within the Niccolo collection,
Michael's global perspective, local savviness and strategic
mindset will undoubtedly continue to raise the bar in Niccolo
Chengdu's leadership position, market share and guest experience.
We look forward to celebrating many more successes ahead."
At leisure, Michael enjoys the outdoors, plays
tennis and is a passionate scuba diver.