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Pius Luechinger appointed General Manager of Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort

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Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort - BeachThirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Pius Luechinger as General Manager of Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort.

Pius is a Swiss national who has a degree in hotel management from Lausanne Hotel School in Switzerland and who has had 20 years of experience in numerous local and international hotels. His overseas postings have included Royal Garden Resort Hua Hin and Imperial Hotel Bangkok, and several hotels in Vietnam and South Korea such as Harbour View Hotel Haiphong, L’Anmien Mui Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort - Seabreeze PoolNe Resort & Spa, and Hilton Gyeongiu, where he was General Manager. Prior to being appointed as General Manager of Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort, Pius was General Manager at Sareeraya Villas & Suites in Koh Samui for the past five years.

Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand’s leading operator of hotels, with 46 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the Kingdom.

A further 20 resorts in Maldives, Vietnam, Shanghai, Bali, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort - DeluxeEthiopia, Qatar and Laos brings the present total to 66 properties. Brands and properties within Centara ensure that specific categories such as couples, families, individuals, and meetings and incentives groups will all find a hotel or resort that is appropriate to their needs. Centara operates 27 branches of Spa Cenvaree, one of Thailand’s most luxurious and innovative spa brands, together with its recently launched value brand Cense by Spa Cenvaree, which provides core spa services for busy travellers.

Pius Luechinger - General Manager of Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort

Pius Luechinger – General Manager of Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort

The company’s Kids’ Club is available at all the family-friendly resorts to ensure that the

youngsters and teens have their own leisure zone. Centara Hotels & Resorts also operates three state-of-the-art convention centres in Bangkok, and two in northeastern Thailand, one being located in Udon Thani and the other in Khon Kaen. The latest Centara brand is named COSI Hotels, an economy brand designed for travellers who predominantly make their bookings via the internet and who want comfort and convenience at the most friendly prices available; the brand is under development with the first property due to open in 2016.

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