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Orient-Express Hotels appoints Bruegger for Sydney Observatory

Orient-Express Hotels has appointed Ralf Bruegger as general manager of The Observatory Hotel in Sydney.

Previously general manager of both the Sebel Pier One Sydney and The Harbour Rocks Hotel, Bruegger will take over at the Observatory on 14 February. Current general manager Patrick Griffin is retiring after 10 years at the helm.

During his seven years as general manager of the Sebel Pier One Sydney, Bruegger secured the AHA NSW award for Best Superior Hotel for two consecutive years and was responsible for running the first non-smoking hotel in Sydney.

 

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