The Dusit Thani Maldives has appointed Thomas
Weber as General Manager.
Thomas has more than 25 years of
international hospitality experience leading pre-opening and
operational hotels for brands such as Sun International, Hilton,
Mövenpick, and The Leela.
Prior to joining Dusit, Thomas held the position
of Regional General Manager Maldives for the five-star Diamonds
Thudufushi Resort and Athuruga Resort, both under the Planhotel
Hospitality Group. He was also involved in the pre-opening of
Sandies Bathala, a new resort with 70 rooms and overwater villas.
He has also worked as GM of the Mövenpick Resort
Al Nawras, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; Mövenpick Hotel & Spa, Bangalore
India; and Oberwaid Kurhotel & Privatklinik, St Gallen
Switzerland, amongst others.
Mr Thierry Douin, Senior Vice President –
Operations of Dusit International, said, “Thomas’s appointment is
a key milestone in the whole journey of Dusit Thani Maldives. His
energy, enthusiasm and regional experience is another great asset
to have him on board. I have no doubt Thomas will do a great job
and continue to achieve great results and provide our guests with
Mr Thomas, a Swiss National, holds a Management
degree from Belvoirpark Hotel Management School in Zürich and an
Executive Leadership degree from SHV/VDH in Switzerland. He
started his career as a chef at the Hotel Pardenn in Klosters,