KUALA LUMPUR, JULY 2019 – Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre Hotel & Residences has tapped Wolfgang Kiesel, a veteran of the hospitality industry to join in the ranks as General Manager amongst 607 Hotel Ambassadors worldwide.
The newly appointed head graduated from Bergius School Frankfurt, Germany and was previously involved in rebranding Pullman Jakarta Indonesia. He has held senior management positions in Jakarta, Xiamen, Heifei, Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu, Abu Dhabi, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taipei and most recently, Jinjang in China. His humble beginnings in hotel operations gives him leverage in better understanding the various levels in hotel management and building strong working relationships with his team for the benefit of the organisation. He brings with him 30 years of experience.
Wolfgang will be taking the lead in moving the hotel’s financial performance forward and setting a new direction for the enhancement of operations; “Given the substantial investment made in Pullman KLCC and the current product offerings we have, I am confident that the positioning of the hotel as an upper upscale, 5-star brand in the city centre will continue to grow and build on its reputation as one of the best Pullman hotels in Malaysia.”
Pullman’s new look was designed by P49 Design, whose design philosophy is based on the latest benchmarks in international design trends, utilising evolving, innovative and unique design solutions.
Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre Hotel & Residences was officially launched on 15 August 2015, by AccorHotels, under the management of Acetrend Corporation Sdn Bhd. The hotel opened its doors on 2 July 2002 and was known as Prince Hotel & Residence Kuala Lumpur.
Located in the heart of vibrant Bukit Bintang, Pullman KLCC features 450 spacious hotel rooms and suites, as well as 157 residences with sweeping views of Kuala Lumpur’s glittering skyline. With an aim to reinvent the upscale hotel experience, Pullman KLCC has recently renovated its lobby, guest rooms, residences, Executive Club Lounge, Sedap restaurant, Red Chinese Cuisine and function spaces. For more information or reservations, visit www.pullman-kualalumpur-citycentre.com, email [email protected] or call +603 2170 8888.
About Pullman Hotels & Resorts
Pullman Hotels & Resorts delivers an experience that is upscale, upbeat and perfectly in tempo with the global zeitgeist. Against the backdrop of today’s fast paced life, Pullman helps guests be at their best, in business and at leisure, enabling them to seamlessly conduct business, explore the locale, workout and make connections – to the neighborhood and people around them. Retaining the values of exploration, comfort and dependability that drove it to become a pioneering travel brand over 150 years ago, Pullman today features more than 130 worldwide properties including Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel, Pullman Park Lane Hong Kong, Pullman Shanghai South, Pullman London St Pancras and Pullman Sao Paulo Villa Olimpia. Pullman is part of Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering unique and meaningful experiences in 4,800 hotels, resorts, and residences across 100 countries.
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