Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB UK) 12 February 2014
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce two key new appointments – Jan Bundgaard has been internally promoted to the position of Vice President Development, Europe and Africa, and Paul Mulcahy joins the company as Vice President Distribution and Revenue Management. The two new members of the company’s Corporate Centre team based in Zurich will be focussing on building the global success of the international upscale hospitality company of Swiss heritage.
Irish-born Paul Mulcahy joins Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts from the Pierre & Vacances Centreparcs Group in Paris, where he was the company’s Group Distribution Director and responsible for the Direct Web Business, CRM and Call Centers.
Married with two children and fluent in French and English, Mulcahy’s key specialties are e-commerce, revenue management and distribution. His experience is honed by 25 years in the travel industry with career highlights that include area revenue management and e-commerce positions with the Intercontinental Hotels Group and Commercial Director and General Manager roles with global online travel company, Orbitz Worldwide.
“Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has always been focused on extending its brand reach, providing greater convenience to customers and strengthening relationships with its partners and our ambitious digital plans will continue to build on these successes,” said Mulcahy.
Jan Bundgaard, meanwhile, was formerly the General Manager of the Mövenpick Hotel & Resort Beirut following a career of hotel and financial management that has seen him running/opening properties in five different countries as well as being Director of Finance for Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Divisional Office in Singapore.
“Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has built its reputation on considered organic growth and our future focus will be on exploring exciting new opportunities in European markets where we are not present and the great potential offered by destinations in the sub-Saharan continent,” he said.
Originally from Denmark, Bundgaard speaks all Scandinavian languages as well as English and French. He is married and has two children.