Two veteran hoteliers recently moved out of their comfort zones in Japan and up the corporate ladder in ethereal Bali. TNA reports these movements from the Island of the Gods.
Hyatt Regency Bali . Andaz Bali
Hervé Mazella has assumed his new role as the managing director of Hyatt Regency and Anda Bali from April 2023 and will oversee the operations of a total of 512 rooms, seven restaurants and nine meeting rooms across both hotels. Born in southeastern France into a hospitality family, Manzella's journey with Hyatt started at Grand Hyatt Hong Kong as F&B Executive Assistant Manager before he rose to the Hotel Manager position three years later. Prior to joining Andaz Bali and Hyatt Regency Bali, Hervé was General Manager of the iconic Park Hyatt Tokyo from 2016 to 2022.
"I am delighted to embark on this new chapter at beautiful Hyatt Regency Bali and Andaz Bali, working with our passionate teams in Sanur. It will be fulfilling to broaden my scope as I continue to diversify and further my experience with Hyatt in this new environment. I look forward to building on the legacy of Hyatt Regency Bali — which will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2023 — and continuing the success of the newly opened Andaz Bali,”
Vice President Luxury Properties Indonesia
Marriott International Indonesia
Masanori Hosoya has recently been appointed as Multi Property Vice President for Luxury Properties in Indonesia, effective September 15, 2023. Prior to his current position as the general manager of Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Hosoya was the General Manager of Bvlgari Tokyo-Osaka Restaurants and the general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Nikko, Japan. In 2022, Masanori Hosoya was appointed as the General Manager of Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Ubud, Bali.
“I am honored and excited to be appointed to this new role. Marriott International is known for its diverse portfolio of hotels and resorts, providing exceptional experiences to travelers around the world. We are committed to catering to the diverse needs of travelers, from delivering unparalleled service, world-class products, and the utmost attention to details. I am wholeheartedly devoted to fostering the career development of our highly skilled associates, recognizing them as our most precious assets in guiding the growth of our company and look forward to contributing my best by working closely with them to elevate our services for our guests and bring our company’s commitment to life,"