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 Raffles International Appoints Four
to General Manager Posts


SINGAPORE, 26 September 2005 Ė Raffles International is pleased to announce the appointments of four General Managers within its portfolio of hotels and resorts. This is in line with the groupís commitment to provide career development for its international pool of general managers. 

Mr Tan Choon Kwang as GM, Swissôtel Nankai, Osaka and Area GM, Asia Pacific Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts 

Mr Tan Choon Kwang is Swissôtel Nankai, Osakaís new General Manager. He also undertakes the responsibilities of Area General Manager, Asia Pacific, Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts. Mr Tan was previously Raffles Internationalís Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Human Resource and Information Technology and General Manager of the then Merchant Court, Sydney, Australia. 

Mr Eggert Muus as GM, Swissôtel Beijing, Hong Kong Macau Center 

Mr Eggert Muus is currently General Manager of Swissôtel Beijing, Hong Kong Macau Center where he was previously the Resident Manager for almost three years. Mr Muus had formerly assumed the position of Executive Assistant Manager in Swissôtel The Bosphorus, Istanbul, Turkey. 

Mr Christian Schaufelbuehl as GM, Swissôtel Merchant Court, Singapore 

Mr Christian Schaufelbuehl has been appointed General Manager of Swissôtel Merchant Court Singapore. He was previously Director of Operations of Swissôtel Sydney on Market Street, Australia and Executive Assistant Manager, Sales & Marketing of Swissôtel Zurich, Switzerland. 

Mr Michael Möecking as GM, Swissôtel Berlin 

Mr Michael Möecking has assumed the position of General Manager of Swissôtel Berlin. Previously in 2000, he was the General Manager of Swissôtel Göcek Marina & Spa Resort for more than 3 years. 

Raffles Holdings Limited is a company listed on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. It is headquartered in Singapore. 


Raffles International Limited 
Lynda Soong (65) 6430-1121

Also See: Klaus Kartmann the Opening GM for Raffles International 235 room Swissôtel Krasnye Holmy Moscow / July 2005
The Raffles Hotel Group Rebrands Merchant Court Hotel in Sydney as Swissôtel Sydney / December 2003

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