London, 06 March 2012: The luxury hotel group Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts has appointed two senior team members at their London properties.
At Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel, Ian Richardson has been named General Manager. He was appointed Acting General Manager at the property in November 2010.
Ian joined Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts in June 2004 as Health Club Manager at The Peak Health Club & Spa. In 2010, he took on the role of Revenue Manager for both Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel, before taking up the Acting General Manager role at Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in November 2010. Prior to joining Jumeirah, Ian worked in a variety of roles in the spa and leisure sector.
Nicholas Chalmers joins Jumeirah Carlton Tower at Hotel Manager. Within his role, Nicholas will oversee and develop all operations at the hotel in line with the brand’s ‘Stay Different’ promise, supporting the General Manager, Derek Picot.
Prior to joining Jumeirah, Nicholas held the role of Director of Operations at Grosvenor House, a JW Marriott, having joined in 2007 as Director of Revenue Strategy. Nicholas has previously worked in revenue and operational roles at Renaissance Chancery Court (London), The Landmark (London) and The Royal Crescent Hotel (Bath).
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Top left photo: Ian Richardson, new General Manager of Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel.
Jumeirah Carlton Tower has 216 rooms and suites, all individually styled with a calm and contemporary feel, together with The Rib Room Bar & Restaurant, GILT Cocktail Lounge, The Chinoiserie and The Club Room. The Peak Health Club & Spa, voted 'Top Ten UK Day Spa' in 2008 by Condé Nast Traveller readers, is one of London's premier health and beauty centres, offering members state-of-the-art facilities including a fully equipped gym and aerobics studio, sauna, steam room, a state-of-the-art golf simulator and a 20 metre indoor stainless steel pool.
Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel is a boutique hotel in Belgravia with interiors by UK designers Hunt Hamilton Zuch. It offers a collection of appointed bedrooms and suites designed to suit the needs of both the leisure and business traveller. Following an extensive refurbishment in 2011 by Reed Hawthornthwaite Associates, Lowndes Bar & Kitchen offers guests all-day dining. Guests have complimentary access to all facilities at the nearby Jumeirah Carlton Tower, including the Peak Health Club & Spa
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London and Jumeirah Essex House in New York. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah Living; the spa brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi Waterpark; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and Sirius, its global loyalty programme.