New GM for Sheraton Grande Laguna Phuket

Jan Stefan Kirstein is the new GM of the 346-room Sheraton Grande Laguna Phuket. In the role Kirstein will report to vice-president and area managing director of Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia Wayne Buckingham. Kirstein’s appointment comes at a key period as the resort prepares to unveil 45 brand new rooms, as well as nearing completion of a major refurbishment project which extended throughout the resort in 2005. Prior to his appointment, Kirstein was based in Amman, Jordan as GM of the Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel & Towers. His career has seen him holding positions in Egypt, Tunisia, Germany, Turkey, Portugal, Cyprus, Norway, and his home country of Sweden.

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