SAMUI, 24 February 2017: Centara Hotels & Resorts announced, Thursday, the appointment of Denis Thouvard as general manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand.
Thouvard, a French national joined the Centara Hotels & Resorts team in 2009 as general manager for the opening of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket.
He was subsequently promoted to the post of area general manager for Phuket in 2012, with additional responsibilities to oversee both Centara Villas Phuket and Centra Ashlee Hotel Patong.
Most recently, Thouvard held the position of general manager at the former Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket. He moved to the group’s Samui property 13 February.
“With his outstanding performance with Centara Hotels and Resorts for more than seven years, I strongly believe he will be able to bring Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui to new heights of success,” said Centara Hotels and Resorts chief executive officer, Thirayuth Chirathivat.