Carsten Willenbockel will be taking over the reins at the Steigenberger Grandhotel and Spa in the Baltic Sea resort of Heringsdorf with effect from 15 June. He will succeed Rolf Haug, who is leaving in order to seek out new professional challenges.
47-year old Mr. Willenbockel is a state-certified business economist in the field of tourism and has over 20 years of experience in the branch. He was previously employed as a General Manager at the Robinson Club Camyuva in Turkey, at the Arabella Sheraton Golf Hotel Son Vida on Mallorca and on cruise ships operated by the Aida Fleet.
“We are delighted to have secured the services of Carsten Willenbockel as a new Steigenberger Director,” said Puneet Chhatwal, CEO of Steigenberger Hotels AG. “He will continue to ensure that our hotel in Heringsdorf remains successful.”
The Steigenberger Grandhotel and Spa in Heringsdorf was recently awarded the accolade of “Hotel of the Year 2014” by the travel portal Kurzurlaub.de, which evaluated a total of 3,000 hotels.