Shanghai, China, 6 September 2015 – Mr Marco Vazzoler has been appointed General Manager of Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai, moving to Shanghai from his previous appointment as General Manager of Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu.
Mr Vazzoler’s career in hospitality has brought him around the world from Europe, South and North America to Asia. He has over thirty years of experience in hotel management, holding executive level positions at Hotel Hilton Milano, Four Seasons Hotel Milano and Four Seasons Hotel Chicago before joining the Shangri-La family at Shangri-La Hotel Wuhan, Pudong Shangri-La East Shanghai, Shangri-La Hotel Dalian, Shangri-La Far Eastern Plaza Hotel Tainan and Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu.
Born and raised in Milan – the fashion capital of Italy, Mr Vazzoler naturally has a passion for fashion and design. Besides the aesthetics, he is also passsionate about food and cooking. When he has time to read, he indulges in reading history and adventure books. Mr Vazzoler is active in sports and is a black belt in Judo.
Situated in the heart of the affluent Jing An central business district, the 508-room Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai is the focal point of the integrated Jing An Kerry Centre. The hotel provides 4,465 square metres of meeting and conference space, including a 1,740-square-metre grand ballroom – the largest in West Shanghai. Offering diversity in dining experience, guests have options at the hotel’s five F&B outlets, serving both Western and Eastern cuisine. Other offerings at Jing An Shangri-La include our signature CHI, The Spa, a state-of-the-art health club and a 25-metre indoor sky-dome lap pool.