Frankfurt am Main, 01 September 2016 – Peter B. Mikkelsen, a 44-year old Dane who is the father of three children, takes over the running of the Steigenberger Hotel Cologne on Rudolfsplatz with effect from 1 September. The hotel was undergoing extensive renovation and modernisation works.

Mr. Mikkelsen’s experience in the international hotel sector stretches back for more than 25 years. He began his career by completing training in the occupation of hotel specialist at the Steigenberger Graf Zeppelin in Stuttgart before going on to achieve a degree in Hotel Administration. Mr. Mikkelsen has acquired broadly based know-how at business hotels operated by Sheraton, Hilton and Rezidor and was most recently General Manager at the Radisson Blu in Warsaw.

Jürgen von Massow, Vice President Operations Business Hotels, Steigenberger Hotels AG: “We are delighted to be able to welcome Mr. Mikkelsen back to the Steigenberger family and wish him every success as he takes over the reins at the first Steigenberger Hotel in Cologne.”