St. Regis Bangkok Appoints Executive Team

The hotel brings experienced industry leaders onboard By: Janeen Christoff
Front row: Andreas Oberoi, Guenter H. Gebhard. Second row: Matthias Berger, Piya Suntonvipart, Gerald Hanna (Director of Residences), Chayanuch...
Front row: Andreas Oberoi, Guenter H. Gebhard. Second row: Matthias Berger, Piya Suntonvipart, Gerald Hanna (Director of Residences), Chayanuch Chudhabuddhi, Henry Sears, Holger Jakobs, Leonardo Concezzi // (c) The St. Regis Bangkok

The St. Regis Bangkok, which is scheduled to open in April, has made key appointments to its executive team.

Andreas Oberoi has been appointed general manager of the hotel where he will be introducing The St. Regis Brand to Thailand. Oberoi brings with him more than 25 years of experience in major destinations around the world. He comes to Bangkok from Starwood’s European luxury resort, Hotel Romazzino Porto Cervo, Italy, where he was the general manager.

Guenter H. Gebhard has taken on the position of hotel manager at The St. Regis Bangkok where his main responsibilities will be overseeing all operations. Gebhard brings with him more than 20 years of experience in major cities around the globe.

Henry P. Sears joins The St. Regis Bangkok as director of rooms. Previously, Sears held the same position at the Hotel Indonesia Kempinski, responsible for the pre-opening development of the rooms department, the front office, housekeeping, concierge/transportation, guest relations, spa/fitness center, telecommunications and business center.

Holger Jacobs has been named director of sales and marketing and comes to The St. Regis Bangkok from his current director of sales and marketing position at The St. Regis Beijing.

Other appointments include Leonardo Concezzi as executive chef, Matthias Berger as director of finance, Chayanuch Chudhabuddhi as director of human resources, Piya Suntornvipart as director of engineering and Gerald Hanna as director of residences.

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