Dusit Thani Maldives appoints new General Manager

Global Hospitality company Dusit International has appointed Reinhold Johann as the new General Manager of Dusit Thani Maldives.

A German hotelier with over 27 years of industry experience in key markets around the globe, Johann brings with him a proven track record for success leading reputable hotels and resorts under Banyan Tree in Seychelles, Indonesia, Vietnam and China, as well as Mövenpick in Turkey, Yemen, Kuwait and Egypt.Prior to joining Dusit Thani Maldives, Johann was General Manager of Kanuhura Resort, another five-star property in the Maldives.

Speaking about Johann’s appointment, Lim Boon Kwee, Chief Operating Officer of Dusit International, said: “With our continued focus on revenue generation, property enhancement and people management, Johann will lead and bring our resort to the next level. His strong background in leading resorts to achieve robust performance speaks for itself, and we are delighted to welcome him to the team.”

Located in Baa Atoll, the Maldives’ first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Dusit Thani Maldives comprises 94 villas and residences, each vaunting lavish Thai furnishings complemented by discrete technology and luxurious amenities. The resort is encircled by a rich house reef, white sandy beaches and a turquoise lagoon. Three restaurants, two bars, Dusit’s signature Devarana Spa, and the Maldives’ largest infinity pool are among its facilities.

In recognition of its product and service excellence, the resort recently won the ‘Favourite Hotel or Resort for Families’ category of the Condé Nast Traveller Middle East Reader’s Choice Awards 2016.