Villa Rosa Kempinski Appoints Mr. Kees Heuveling As New General Manager
Villa Rosa Kempinski is pleased to announce the appointment of hospitality guru, Mr. Kees Heuveling as the new General Manager, replacing Mr. Manish Nambiar who moved to the Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast Accra, Ghana.
Kee's immediate position was as a General Manager of the luxurious Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square, Vilnius, Lithuania for three years. The career hotelier has over 30 yers experience working with some of the world's finest hotel brands spanning in three continents namely: Europe, Asia and Africa.
A Dutch national, Kees is fluent in four languages, English, German, French and Dutch. The globe trotting hotelier has worked in Germany, France, Holland, Great Britain, China, South Korea, Turkey, Jordan, Palestine, Greece, Abu Dhabi, Lithuania and Chad where he worked as General Manager of the Kempinski N'Djamena.
Kees is not new to the Kempinski brand. He has worked with the European luxury hospitality brand for 10 years in various positions, including top management. He was the General Manager of Kempinski Hotel N'Djamena Chad for three years, Hotel Manager, Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi and the Kempinski Hotel Ishtar, Dead Sea, Jordan. He also has a decade experience working with InterContinental Group of Hotels (IHG)
Kees, a lover of modern art, hiking, sailing, reading and music, said of his appointment: ''i am delighted to be in Kenya and in charge of Kempinski's flagship hotels in East Africa including the one of a kind tented camp in Masai Mara, Olare Mara Kempinski Masai Mara.