St. Regis Hotel, Singapore, which will open in December, announced its management team headed by veteran Norwegian hotelier Yngvar Stray.
This will be the first international luxury hotel to open in the city in more than a decade.Superbly located in the heart of the city state on Tanglin Road, the St. Regis Hotel, Singapore will offer timeless elegance and peerless service that are synonymous with the brand.
Mr. Stray joined from the chic W Seoul-Walker Hill in South Korea, which earned accolades including ‘Best Hotel in Seoul’ during his tenure as General Manager, and he was previously part of the management team that launched the St. Regis Hotel, Beijing.
“I am delighted with the high quality of the team we have put together for what will be the new showcase property for Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Asia Pacific,” said Mr.. Stray.
Since its opening over a century ago by American businessmen, inventor, novelist and philanthropist Colonel John Jacob Astor IV, The St. Regis Hotel, New York has become a true legend.
The fine legacy of the St. Regis name is now carried by a small and exclusive group of prestigious hotels, of which St. Regis Hotel, Singapore is the third in Asia.
“St. Regis, Singapore will follow in the legendary footsteps of the group’s flagship in New York to take its place among Asia’s finest hotels,” said General Manager Yngvar Stray.
The St. Regis Hotel, Singapore Management Team David Campbell - Director of Sales & Marketing Franck Hardy - Executive Assistant Manager: Food and Beverage Susan Richardson - Executive Assistant Manager: Rooms Denise Tan Yi Min - Director of Rooms Lim Mei-May - Director of Finance Veronica Tan - Director of Human Resources Abdul Rahim - Chief Engineer Frederic Colin - Executive Chef Wong Wye Leng - Director of Marketing Communications