Sun Resorts: New General Manager Appointments at Long Beach and Sugar Beach
July 12 2022
July 12 2022
Sun Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of Christian Jaquier as General Manager of Long Beach effective as from July 1 2022. He succeeds Jean-Marc Ma-Poon who now takes the management of Sugar Beach. This 5* hotel on the west coast has been completely renovated and has new rooms and new interior and exterior spaces, including the refurbishment of the manor house, lobby and main restaurant. With an international experience and service-oriented, Jean-Marc will put his expertise to make this resort a reference in the Mauritian hotel industry.
Holder of a BSc in Management Information Systems and General Management (Marketing & Operations) and with over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Christian is a seasoned hotelier with a successful history in leading international luxury five-star hotel operations. Aged 44 he is Suisse and Chinese. He started his career as Conference Services Assistant at The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Lake Oconee, USA and climbed up the ladder to occupy various positions at Management level in guest relations, front office and housekeeping in multiple properties within The Ritz-Carlton, where he stayed for 11 years.
Most recently, he held the position of Hotel Manager at AYANA Resort and Spa in Bali, where he spent 7 years.
“With the relaunch of the travel and hotel industry and the end of the Covid restrictions, the arrival of Christian Jaquier at the head of Long Beach is a symbolic step for Sun Resorts. I am happy to welcome him to Mauritius and am confident that his dynamism and his extensive hotel experience will be great assets for Long Beach. I am also convinced that the arrival of Jean-Marc Ma-Poon at Sugar Beach will strengthen the notoriety of this resort for the forthcoming years. says François Eynaud, CEO of Sun Resorts.
A propos de Sun Resorts :
Sun Resorts possède et gère 4 hôtels à l'Ile Maurice (La Pirogue, Sugar Beach, Long Beach, Ambre) et l’emblématique Ile aux Cerfs, une île de loisirs sur laquelle se trouve le parcours de golf de championnat conçu par Bernhard Langer. Sun Resorts possède également Le Shangri-La Le Touessrok et le Four Seasons. Le groupe a établi un solide partenariat avec ces 2 marques de renommée internationale.