PEOPLE ON THE MOVE
Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait at Burj Alshaya announces executive team ahead of summer 2017 opening. From center and clockwise, Didier Jardin, Christel Artaud, George Safi, Mohamed Zakaria, Mohamed Karara, Mohamed Ismael
and Ali El-zein. Four Seasons veteran Didier Jardin will lead the team.
The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has promoted Mark Willis to area senior vice president for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa. Willis has over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, including more than 15 with Carlson Rezidor. Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay has appointed Lars Pursche as the new general manager of the hotel. His most recent post was general manager at Kempinski Hotel Huizhou in Southern China, Guangdong Province.