The Ritz-Carlton, Astana has appointed Tony
Coveney as General Manager.
With more than twenty years in
hospitality and considerable exposure to luxury hotel brands, Tony
brings an impressive resume of experience to The Ritz-Carlton,
Astana which in June this year celebrated its second
A native of Ireland, Tony was born and raised in
Cork and educated at one of the country’s leading hotel schools in
Having completed graduate training with Conrad Hotels both
in Belgium and in Ireland, he joined Four Seasons Dublin in 2003.
For almost ten years in Dublin he filled executive roles in sales
and marketing, rooms operations and F&B. In 2013 he
transferred to Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Australia as the
Director of Rooms in what is the company’s largest property
Following two years down under,
Tony accepted a promotion and transfer as Hotel Manager of Four
Seasons Hotel Riyadh at Kingdom Center. His four years in Saudi
Arabia culminated with a posting as acting General Manager since
June 2018. Also during this period, Tony was selected to lead a
pre-opening project in Athens, Greece as acting General Manager
with Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel.
Tony is highly socially engaged and supports
several Irish charity projects. As a young adult he completed a
circumnavigation of the world on a small sailing boat to raise
awareness and funds for the Chernobyl Children’s Project in a two
year voyage that became known as ‘Sail Chernobyl’.
He is an active
member of Le Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, an international society for
gastronomy and was recently the chairman of the Irish Business
Network, Saudi Arabia.
married with three children.
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