Waldorf Astoria Motels & Accommodations has introduced the appointment of Etienne Dalançon as normal supervisor of the impending Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi.
With greater than 20 years of revel in in quite a lot of roles throughout the hospitality trade, Dalançon joined the Hilton staff in 2018, and was once maximum not too long ago normal supervisor of opening initiatives at Hyatt Motels Company.
Over time, he has reinforced his revel in throughout more than one geographies together with Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo, in addition to in his local house of France.
Daniel Welk, vice chairman, luxurious and way of life, Hilton, Asia Pacific, mentioned: “We’re thrilled to have Etienne on board, overseeing the staff at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi to supply unrivalled carrier to discerning world travellers.
“Along with his immense revel in within the trade, his appointment represents our dedication to handing over unforgettable studies – each and every resort, each and every visitor, each and every time.”
Along with his revel in in resort control as normal supervisor of Park Hyatt Shanghai, along opening lodges corresponding to Park Hyatt Paris-Vendome in 2002, Dalançon additionally has a robust background in gross sales and advertising, having in the past held senior positions at Hyatt Motels Company.
“I’m extremely occupied with the chance to be part of such an iconic logo,” mentioned Dalançon.
“Waldorf Astoria has redefined hospitality for the modern day traveller in landmark places all over the global, and I’m delighted so that you could play a component in riding this in the course of the imminent opening of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi.”
Spanning 3 islands within the South Male Atoll, a brief 30-minute yacht adventure clear of Malé World Airport, Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi will be offering a personal get away for couples and households in quest of the luxurious of house and exclusivity, in addition to distinctive studies, together with a personal sandbank to be had for visitors to change into their very own playground paradise.