News for the Hospitality Executive
Dusit Moves Jan Verduyn to Managing Director of Dusit
Thani LakeView Cairo, Egypt
and Peter Komposch to General Manager Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket
|February 2008 - Jan Verduyn, the seasoned General Manager
of Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket has been promoted as Managing Director of
Dusit Thani LakeView Cairo, Egypt, effective since January 2008.
Replacing him is Peter Komposch, previously the General Manager of Half
Moon, Rosehall, Jamaica since 1999.
Janís role will be primarily to open the Dusit Thani LakeView Cairo
hotel, scheduled to open late this year, bringing the fine Thai grace and
charm and the Dusit name in hospitality into Egypt. He joined the Dusit
family in May 2005, following the aftermath of the Asian Tsunami in December
2004. He proved his leadership qualities in putting Dusit Thani Laguna
Phuket on the road to a quick recovery and back on the map for overseas
travelers. Octavio Gamarra, Senior Vice President of Dusit International,
commented, ďJan has done an outstanding job leading the hotel. Under
his supervision, we have gone through an extensive renovation and we have
regained our position as one of the leading hotels in Phuket.
|Also See:||Thailandís Home-grown Hotel Management Company Taking Brand Overseas with Roll-out of Dusit International / October 2007|
|Thai Hotel Chain, Dusit, Partners with Le Cordon Bleu to Operate Culinary School Adjacent to The Dusit Thani, Bangkok / July 2007|