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 Francoise Chuang Appointed Director of Sales – Catering and
Conference Services for Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

HONG KONG, 21 August 2006 - Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is delighted to announce the appointment of Francoise Chuang as Director of Sales – Catering and Conference Services.

Francoise Chuang rejoins the Sales & Marketing team from Hong Kong Disneyland, where until recently she held the position of Sales Specialist.  Prior to that, Francoise enjoyed Events roles at Credit Suisse and The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong as well as Sales Manager at Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong from May 2001 to August 2003. 

Francoise’s introduction to the hospitality industry was through her training at world-renowned Les Roches in Switzerland, from where she graduated with a Diploma in Hospitality Management and her career has enjoyed tremendous success ever since. In her new role, Francoise’s knowledge of the property prior to closure will be of substantial benefit as she guides the Events and Catering activities forward when it reopens in late September.

Ms Chuang will report to Vanessa Williams, Director of Sales & Marketing.

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world’s most prestigious hotels and resorts, currently operating 21 luxury hotels with a further 10 under development in Prague (2006), Riviera Maya-Mexico, Hainan Island-China, Barcelona (2007), Boston and Grand Cayman (2008), Dallas, Chicago, Las Vegas and Macau (2009). In total, Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, almost 9,000 rooms in 16 countries with 14 hotels in Asia, 12 in the Americas and five in Europe.


Jill Kluge (
Group Communications – Global 
Tel: +44 (20) 7766 3671

Also See: Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong Receiving $140 million Renovation; Designed to Ensure the 40 Year Old Property Maintains Position as One of the World’s Legendary Hotels / November 2005

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