International luxury hospitality brand Regent Hotels & Resortsis pleased to announce the appointment Mark Lettenbichler as the new chiefexecutive officer of Regent Hotels & Resorts.
Lettenbichler joins Regentwith over 30 years of hotel management experience, 24 of which were with TheRitz-Carlton. He held tenures at numerous Ritz-Carlton Hotels globallyincluding California, Hawaii, Singapore, Hong Kong, Beijing and Tokyo. Prior tojoining Regent, Mr. Lettenbichler as vice president, at Ritz-Carlton Hotels wasresponsible for South East Asia properties including Hong Kong, Greater China,Seoul and Japan as well as Bulgari Hotels & Resorts.
Mr. Lettenbichler is amember of numerous professional associations. He served on the board ofdirectors for the Hong Kong Tourism Board and the Tourism Commission - TourismStrategy Group, and was also the longest serving chairman of the Hong KongHotels Association spanning 10 years. Currently, Mr. Lettenbichler is activelyinvolved in several charities and the advisory board at Hong Kong ChineseUniversity, as well as affiliated with Chevalier de l’Ordre du Merite Agricoleand Le Ministre de l’Agriculture, de l’Alimentation of France.
“I am excited and confidentthat Mark will bring his leadership and experiences to grow our great luxurybrand and continue the legacy of Regent Hotels & Resorts,” says Mr. StevenPan, chairman of Regent Hotels & Resorts.
About Regent Hotels & Resorts
Regent is a global luxuryhospitality brand including hotels, resorts, residences and cruises. In 2010,the Regent brand returned to its Asian roots with its acquisition by RegentTaipei owner FIH Regent Group. The Regent experience combines Easternsimplicity and Western elegance melded with intuitive service, bespokeamenities and traditional hospitality. Regent Hotels & Resorts currentlyoperates hotels in Bali, Beijing, Berlin, Phuket, Singapore, Taipei, and Turksand Caicos, with hotels and resorts under development in Kuala Lumpur andMontenegro. Florida-based Regent Seven Seas Cruises operates an award-winningfleet of medium-sized luxury cruise ships that visit over 300 ports worldwide.In 2011, all hotels in the Regent-managed portfolio were listed as the bestluxury hotels in the world by the Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards,becoming the first and only international luxury hotel group to ever achievethis recognition. And in 2013, the group was ranked fifth in World Luxury Indexmeasuring the most searched and sought-after luxury hotels. For moreinformation, please visit www.regenthotels.com.