|August 13, 2004 - Hotel Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta
recently named Christo Diamandopoulos as the General Manager replacing
E.J Mac Ewan III who has been relocated to Pan Pacific Kuala Lumpur. Christo
was most recently the General Manager of Pan Pacific Kuala Lumpur for six
years and held similar position in Pan Pacific Resort Pangkor Island (currently
known as Pangkor Island Beach Resort).
With 30 years experience in the hospitality industry, Christo obtained
a Diploma in Hotel Management from the Regency College in South Australia
and studied Microbiology and Psychology at Flinders University, South Australia.
Through dedication and commitment, he soon rose to be General Manager of
the Kooralbyn Hotel Resort in Queensland. His 11-year tenure with this
property, as well as stints in hotel properties in Australia and Japan,
well equips him to manage resorts and hotels of any magnitude.
Christo is an Australian national of Greek origin, he understands the
delicate nature of multi-racial and multi religious society, thanks to
his 10-year sojourn in Malaysia. Christo very much believes in the philosophy
of management through empowerment.
Hotel Sari Pan Pacific has received the Adikarya Wisata Award three
times for exceeding hospitality achievement and improving dedication to
support tourist development. This four-star hotel provides world-class
service and is conveniently located just 35 minutes from Jakarta's Soekarno
Hatta International Airport and is within easy access of Jakarta's many
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts currently encompasses 22 hotels (15
managed properties and 7 marketing affiliates) in 11 countries in Asia,
the Pacific and North America.