THE Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur recently announced two new appointments.
Resident manager Philippe Jaquet, a Swiss national, brings with him 20 years of operational and hotel management experience through varied international postings in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Jaquet's career commenced in 1981 in Switzerland where he gained experience in Michelin Star restaurants.
Recently, he held the position of executive assistant manager of food and beverage at Swissotel's flagship property, the Bosphorus in Istanbul.
As executive assistant manager, Jaquet's portfolio includes the additional responsibility of regional director of food and …