Guoman Hotels appoints general manager for Grosvenor Victoria

Guoman Hotels has appointed Michael Parker as general manager of the Grosvenor Victoria.

Guoman Hotels appoints general manager for Grosvenor Victoria
Guoman Hotels appoints general manager for Grosvenor Victoria
Parker will be responsible for developing the property, which will join the Guoman collection following an £18m restoration by the end of 2011.

 He has more than 15 years experience in the hospitality industry and previously led preparations for the opening of Guoman Hotels’ first international hotel in June 2010 - Guoman Shanghai.

Guoman and Thistle Hotels managing director Heiko Figge said: "The transformation of the Grosvenor property is such a key refurbishment project for the group and we have every confidence Michael will ensure this investment results in an outstanding hotel with exceptional facilities."

The refurbishment will include redesigned rooms, public areas, restaurants and bars and a new high-end Cantonese restaurant.

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