Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced the appointments of Mark Bradford as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech, and Maximilian von Reden as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta. Both appointments are effective immediately.
Mark Bradford joins the Marrakech property, which is scheduled to open in 2015, from Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta where he has held the position of General Manager since 2012.
Prior to this, Mr Bradford was General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Manila and the Group’s former resort property in Chiang Mai.
He embarked on his career with Mandarin Oriental in 2001 as Hotel Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok.
Maximilian von Reden will succeed Mr Bradford as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta. Mr von Reden has a 21 year career history in hospitality and joined the Group in 2007 as Executive Assistant Manager, Food and Beverage at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. Most recently, Mr von Reden was Hotel Manager at Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo.
“Both Mark and Max are renowned for focusing on excellence in all aspects of hotel operations. Mark’s invaluable resort experience and fluent French will be obvious assets in Marrakech, while Max’s record for maintaining superb service and product quality, will be vital in Jakarta,” said Paul Clark, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Director of Human Resources. “We are delighted to welcome them both to their respective positions, and wish them continued success,” he added.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand, the Group now operates, or has under development, 44 hotels representing close to 11,000 rooms in 25 countries, with 20 hotels in Asia, ten in The Americas and 14 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates or has under development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.