Alexander Blair As New General Manager St Regis Maldives
St. Regis Maldives Vommuli revealed in an announcement their newly appointed General Manager, Alexander Blair.
Blair had been previously working as the Complex General Manager of Al Faisaliah Hotel in Saudi Arabia since 2004. Blair also carried out managerial roles at Oriental Residence Bangkok and HPL Hotels and Resorts, Maldives. He has over 25 years of experience in luxury hospitality across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Blair began his career in the UK with Marriott International and successfully progressed through the company for over 14 years.
Born in the United Kingdom, Alexander Blair obtained a National Certificate in Hotel Catering whilst studying in Scotland. He then moved onto participate in the Management Trainee program with Marriott in 1991.
In reference to his new position at St. Regis, Blair said, "I am delighted to join the St. Regis Maldives, particularly in such a key year for the resort, following its opening in November. I'm looking forward to working with the team to help drive the resort's continuing success and reputation globally with our unrivaled experiences in the Maldives, out unique design and breath-taking location."
The St. Regis Vommuli Resort is set on nine hectares of lush, tropical greenery spread across Dhaalu Atoll. The private resort island is a scenic 45 minute seaplane journey from Velana International Airport. The intimate retreat offers 77 luxurious private villas, all desgined accordingly with a contemporary theme inspired by the island's natural materials and color palettes.
Guests can enjoy private pools, a tranquil spa, a dive center, several different dining options and bars.
St. Regis Maldives was recently mentioned in the prestigious 'Conde Nast Traveler 2017 Hot List', among many other accolades acquired by the resort since its opening.