Centara HotelsÊand Resorts announces the appointment of Denis Thouvard to the position of General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand.
Mr Thouvard is French national who firstly joined Centara HotelsÊand Resorts team in 2009 as General Manager for the opening of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket. In just a few short years, his expertise in hospitality management, coupled with his contribution and excellent performance earned him the promotion as the Area General Manager for Phuket in 2012, with additional responsibilities to oversee both Centara Villas Phuket and Centra Ashlee Hotel Patong.
ÒWith his outstanding performance with Centara Hotels and Resorts for more than seven years, I strongly believe that Denis will be able to bring Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui to new heights of success,Ó said Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels and Resorts.
Mr Thouvard has continuously used his in-depth knowledge and a broad vision to grow the Centara reputation to the worldwide market. Most recently, Mr Thouvard held the position of General Manager at the former Centara Grand West Sands ResortÊand Villas Phuket.
Throughout several years of excellent management of Centara’s properties in Phuket, Mr Thouvard has been given great support in introducing Centara as one of the most preferred hospitality brands for families, luxurious leisure travellers and MICE markets in the region.
During his tenure, guests from all over the world enjoyed their stays and returned to their home countries with memorable experiences about Centara’s properties. Mr Thouvard’s true dedication and hard work has yielded international accreditations to Centara Grand West Sands ResortÊand Villas Phuket and Centara Villas Phuket, both of which received Earth Check Silver Certificate for two consecutive years.