UK: Dorsett Hospitality International has named Mark Gallagher as its UK area general manager.
Gallagher joins Dorsett from IHG Hotels & Resorts, where he held the role of senior cluster general manager within the group’s UK and Ireland portfolio.
Prior to IHG, Gallagher worked with Great London Hospitality (which recently rebranded to Clermont Hotel Group), where helped create the Amba Hotel brand – now known as The Clermont. Gallagher was promoted to head of operations for Amba at the time.
At Dorsett, Gallagher will oversee all UK based properties including Dorsett Shepherds Bush, Dorsett City London, Dao by Dorsett West London, and Dao by Dorsett Hornsey Town Hall and Dorsett Canary Wharf.
Rebecca Kwan, European head of operations at Dorsett Hospitality, said: “We are very excited to have Mark join the Dorsett family as he brings a wealth of experience, energy and enthusiasm to our team, and we look forward to having him lead the expansion and growth of the company in the UK.”
Based in Hong Kong, Dorsett Hospitality International has a footprint in 25 cities worldwide, operating a total of 54 properties with partners TWH and AGORA Hospitality Group, across four brands: Dorsett Hotels, Dao by Dorsett, d.Collection, and Silka.