Mr. John Webb has been appointed as General Manager of the Pullman Guangzhou Baiyun Airport effective January 1st 2018, and John joined Accor Hotels in 2015.
The Pullman Guangzhou Baiyun Airport has just concluded its first full 10 years of very successful operations, and John therefore joins the Hotel team at a perfect time, where the Hotel starts its second phase of operations with exciting plans ahead.
John is originally from the United Kingdom and his first Hotel working experience was in London, England, and, after 8 years, John left his native UK to travel to Sydney, Australia. John’s first Hotel GM assignment was in 1995 in Sydney, and since then he has managed upscale international Hotels and brands in many countries, including Australia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, India and China. John returned to China to join Accor Hotels after 3 years back in SE Asia, and he also carries an Area GM role with Accor Hotels China, with responsibilities for the Pullman & Sofitel branded Hotels in southern China.
As a seasoned, experienced Hotel (Area) General Manager, John possesses a diversified industry skill set across City Hotels, Resorts and even Casino Hotels throughout the Asia Pacific Region. John’s leadership qualities will bring energy, passion and vibrancy to the already successful Pullman Guangzhou Baiyun Airport Hotel, which will further shape the Hotel’s future success within 2018 and beyond.
John is a family Man, and he has made Asia his family home with a home base in Phuket, Thailand. He is joined by his Wife, Claire, and 2 Children in Guangzhou.
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