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Keith Tomkies Joins Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai as General Manager

Keith Tomkies Joins Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai as General Manager

Mr. Tomkies, who hails from England, was previously the Hotel Manager of Shangri-La Hotel, Guangzhou. He joined Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts in 2010, and has held management positions including General Manager of Golden Sands Resort, Penang by Shangri-La in Malaysia and Resident Manager of Futian Shangri-La, Shenzhen.

Mr. Tomkies has worked at several luxuries hotel brands such as Rosewood, Mandarin Oriental, Claridge’s and InterContinental hotels in London, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Beijing and Bangkok. With years of professional exposure in various destinations, he has established a strong vision complementing his well-versed knowledge and dynamic leadership.

After nearly 18 years in Asia, Mr. Tomkies’s cross cultural exposure provides him with an exceptional skill set to lead the team at Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai. In his new role, he aims to deliver the world-renowned Shangri-La hospitality, hospitality from the heart, and hopes Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai will further strengthen and continue to be a pioneer and inspiration in Shanghai.

Mr. Tomkies loves rugby and skiing in his spare time; also he enjoys the leisure time with his family.

Please join us in congratulating Mr. Tomkies on this new and exciting posting in Shanghai.

About Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai

Kerry Hotel, Pudong, Shanghai offers 574 guestrooms and suites, and boasts some of Shanghai’s most spacious and advanced conference and banqueting facilities. For work-life balance, the hotel offers the hotel sports and recreational facility in Shanghai, featuring vast exercise and spa options. Guest can enjoy a variety of food experiences, from the designer show kitchens and gourmet merchandise at The COOK to the speciality home-crafted beer by the resident brew master at The BREW. Diners will be tempted by a casual-yet-stylish steakhouse and grill menu at The MEAT. They can also book a table at Blossoms, the exclusive collection of private dining rooms for authentic Cantonese and other Chinese specialities.

Kerry Hotels are the next generation of luxury hotels! Vibrant, unpretentious and flexible. Today’s traveller wants to engage all senses whether at work or at play. Kerry Hotels have a fresh and energetic vibe and offer some unexpected touches that fuel creativity yet allow time to recharge and relax. Service is less bound by protocol but is enthusiastic and intuitive.

Launched in February 2011 in Pudong, Shanghai with sister properties in Beijing and Hong Kong, Kerry hotels are seamlessly integrated with the surrounding environment in multi-purpose complexes. Extensive sports and wellness facilities and trend setting food and beverage concepts cater to the youthful and spirited business and leisure traveller looking for a quality five star hotel that focuses on their individual lifestyle needs. Kerry hotels represent passionate hospitality wrapped up in a stylish package.

For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at




(86 21) 6169 8888


(86 21) 6169 8899


No.1388 Hua Mu Road, Pudong, Shanghai, Shanghai, 201204, China