1 June 2013 – Gerhard Bosse has been appointed as the new General Manager of Kempinski Hotel Suzhou and will take responsibility of all aspects of Kempinski Hotel Suzhou’s operations, enhancing employee development, guest satisfaction, strategic planning and brand recognition. Born in Germany, Gerhard Bosse started his 20-year career in hospitality in Germany with Kempinski Hotel Airport, München. He then held management positions with different Kempinski hotels at properties including Kempinski Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten, München, Kempinski Hotel Corvinus, Budapest, Hungary, Hotel The Dome, Turkey. In 2005, he was appointed Hotel Manager at Kempinski Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi. Prior to his move to China, he served as Hotel Manager of Hotel Indonesia, Kempinski Jakarta from 2011.