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 Azuan Noordin Appointed General Manager of the
Mangosteen Resort & Spa, Phuket, Thailand
August 7, 2006 - Mr Hajo Von Keller , Managing Director of The Mangosteen Resort & Spa has announced the appointment of Mr. Azuan Noordin as the new General Manager of The Mangosteen Resort & Spa effective from 1 August 2006.

(L - R) Azuan Noordin and Hajo Von Keller 
Malaysian by birth Mr. Azuan Noordin holds a BS (Honours) degree in Hospitality Administration from well recognized and  reputable Cornell University, Ithaca City , New York  School of Hotel Administration . He also hold a Diploma of Hotel and Catering Management  from Malaysian most productive of successful hotelier school MARA University of Technology, Shah Alam, MALAYSIA  . Apart of this he holds several professional certified certificates from American Hotel and Motels Associations (AH&MA)

During his 19 years career Mr. Noordin spent decade working around  the continent with several international chain  hotels such Hilton , Holiday Inn , The Pan Pacific , Waldorf Astoria, Best Western  and a few other independence hotel and resort property in Asia . Prior to his appointment , Mr Noordin was the Group General Manager of Baan Yin Dee Boutique Resort a member of Boutique Hotels and Resorts international for 3 years .

In making the announcement  Mr Hajo said “ Azuan  has already been well introduce on the Phuket’s  hotel niche market and also  on  the  property development and I am delighted that we are able to fill this key role through a person who are used to the emerging Phuket hospitality growing market.  He has demonstrated a keen innate management ability which he will be able to put to good use as towards the brand concept of The Mangosteen Resorts group and  continues it efforts to spread it brand name to several properties around Asia in the coming years . Especially with the recent appointment  of the  The Mangosteen  Group to turn The Sand Nai Harn, Phuket a 32 units condominium property into a boutique resort style managed property .This marks the beginning of this development  and plus with existing successful property project on going progress of The Mangosteen Pool Villas and The Mangosteen Suites Estate which schedule to start by 4th Quarter 2006.

Mr Noordin commented “ I am honored to have been offered the opportunity to  manage and assist the sole owner cum developer in achieving his dream . I am extremely excited by the future opportunities and challenges that awaits. With Phuket almost fully recovered from the effects of the tsunami and the buoyant Phuket property market , the future prospects for both Phuket and the Mangosteen Group are looking very encouraging.    


Mr Azuan Noordin 
General Manager

Also See: Martin van der Reijden Named Managing Director Resort Collection, Per Aquum Resorts, Spas & Residences / May 2006
Langham Hotels International Makes Several Executive Appointments; Andrew Jessop Appointed Vice President – Brands / April 2006

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