Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu has appointed Mr. Kanit Sangmookda as
Born in Thailand, Mr. Kanit holds a
Masters Degree in International Business Management majoring in
Management and Economics from Wollongong University in Australia.
He has more than 19 years of hospitality
industry experience, working in
leading international chain hotels such as Marriott, Minor Hotel Group and
what was Starwood Hotels and
His first taste of the hospitality industry was as a
Reservation Agent in JW Marriott Hotel Bangkok. He worked his way
through the ranks and was later appoined as Director of
Revenue Management at Bangkok Marriott Resort & Spa and The
Westin Kuala Lumpur, as well as the Regional Director of Revenue
Management for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Southeast Asia.
Mr. Kanit is also no stranger to the hospitality industry
in Sabah, where he served as the General Manager of Four Points by
Sheraton Sandakan for almost three years.
Prior to his appointment
at Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu, Mr. Kanit was the General Manager
for Le Méridien Jakarta where he spearheaded the renovation of the
hotel rooms and their lobby lounge as well as the migration to
Marriott International after the acquisition of Starwood.
not on hotel grounds, Mr. Kanit is a family man who enjoys music,
sports and fitness activities as well as photography.