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Gregor Wateler Joins Kerry Hotel Pudong, SHanghai as General Manager

Gregor Wateler Joins Kerry Hotel Pudong, SHanghai as General Manager

Gregor Wateler has been appointed general manager of Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai.  He previously held the same position of the Shangri-La Hotel, Ningbo.

During the three years of Gregor’s tenure at the Shangri-La Hotel Ningbo, the hotel has been awarded distinguished industrial awards, including “Top 100 China Hotels” by Travel + Leisure (China) and “Best Yangtze River Delta Hotel” by Shanghai Daily.

"It is a highly exciting time to join the Kerry Hotel Pudong in Shanghai.  Not only is Shanghai is the most exciting and dynamic city in China, but also the hotel is experiencing a steady development since its opening in 2011." said Gregor, "I looking forward to leading the great team to another level of success."

A native of Germany, Gregor began his first hotel position in a five-star hotel in Berlin, German.  His experience in the hospitality industry spans 24 years, more than 15 years of which have been spent in the senior management positions at nine of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts’ properties in Asia, starting from Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore in 1998.  While steadily rising through the ranks, Gregor’s career brought him from Berlin to France, Philippines, Egypt, Singapore and China, now first time in Shanghai.

In his leisure time, Gregor indulges in various sports activities, including surfing, mountain climbing and long distance running, which will bring new innovations to Kerry Sports, the Shanghai's largest sports club.  Being married with one child, Gregor might also be found in the Adventure Zone, Kerry Hotel’s own children's indoor playground.


2011年2月にオープンした浦東 ケリーホテル 上海とケリーホテル 北京は、多目的複合ビルの周囲の環境とシームレスに融合しています。広範囲にわたるスポーツ・ウェルネス施設や、トレンディーなダイニング施設のコンセプトは、一人ひとりのライフスタイルのニーズを重視したクオリティの高い5つ星ホテルを求める、若さや活気がみなぎる旅行者の皆様に応えています。ケリーホテルは、熱意あるおもてなしをスタイリッシュに提供いたします。





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