Mandarin Oriental names Beijing GM

HONG KONG, 13 November 2018: Mandarin Oriental has named Mark Bradford as general manager of the Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing, Beijing.

It’s the group’s first project in China’s capital city scheduled to open in early 2019.

Bradford has more than 17 years of hotel management experience working with the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group.

He joined the group in 2001 and was hotel manager at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok and general manager of Mandarin Oriental, Chiang Mai. He was also general manager of Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta and the former Mandarin Oriental, Manila.

Prior to moving to Beijing, he was the opening general manager of the 63-villa resort Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech in Morocco.

Located in the heart of  Beijing the new property has 73 rooms.

“We are very pleased to have Mark opening our first project in Beijing”, said group chief relationship Officer, Richard Baker. “His depth of experience with the Group and his attention to detail, will ensure that Mandarin Oriental, Wangfujing is positioned as one of the best hotels in the city.”