Ritz-carlton, Bahrain has appointed Bernard de Villèle as the new general manager. A Ritz-carlton veteran, de Villèle joins the hotel from St. Regis Mexico City. De Villèle’s career began in the hospitality industry more than 35 years ago after graduating from École Hôtelière de Lausanne in Switzerland with a degree in Hotel Management. His first role was as an F&B Manager at the Hilton Strasbourg. Since then, his career has crossed multiple continents across the world.