Ms. Sonja Vodusek has been appointed as Managing
Director of The Peninsula London, effective 1 February 2020.
Currently General Manager of The Peninsula
Tokyo, Sonja has been with Peninsula since 2010 when she joined The
Peninsula New York as Hotel Manager.
Sonja subsequently went on to
serve as General Manager of The Peninsula Manila, a post she held
until her appointment at The Peninsula Tokyo in 2015.
Prior to joining Peninsula, Sonja spent 16
years working with Four Seasons in various executive management
positions in the
United States, Japan, Ireland, Australia and the Czech Republic.
A native of Victoria, Australia, Sonja
holds diplomas in hotel and business management from the Blue
Mountain International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) in Sydney
and the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.
“Since joining The Peninsula Hotels almost 10
years ago, Sonja has proven herself to be an incredible leader and
highly valued member of our team,” said Peter Borer, Chief
Operating Officer, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited,
owner and operator of The Peninsula Hotels. “With her
international experience and unwavering dedication to our guests,
I am confident that under Sonja’s leadership, The Peninsula London
will prove to be an exciting new addition to the remarkable city
Overlooking Hyde Park Corner and the
Wellington Arch, the 189-room Peninsula London is scheduled to
welcome its first guests in 2021.