Simon P Rindlisbacher has been appointed general manager, Pullman Hotel Hanoi effective 25 November 2017. A Swiss national with 20 years hospitality experience, Simon moved to Thailand in 2003, joining the Rembrandt Hotel & Towers Bangkok and later the Amari group.
He was promoted from rooms division manager to executive assistant manager and had experience in both city hotels and resorts. His first assignment as general manager took place in 2011 with Wyndham group, at Ramada Hotels & Suites Bangkok. He then opened the first Mövenpick Hotel in Bangkok in Sukhumvit Soi 15.
Simon was most recently in charge of the re-branding of the Asara beach front resort in Hua Hin to a Mövenpick property.