Italy: Mirko Cattini has been named as general manager of Rome Hotel Eden by Dorchester Collection, effective 14 February 2022.
Cattini is currently hotel manager of The Dorchester, London. In his new role in Rome, he will be taking over from Luca Virgilio who is moving to London as general manager of The Dorchester.
Bringing over 20 years of experience to the position, Cattini has held executive positions at the Corinthia Hotel, London; Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore; Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa, Cebu; and Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok.
Speaking about the appointment, Cattini said: “I am looking forward to returning to my home country and leading a team dedicated to elevated experiences in a hotel with such storied heritage and social vibrancy. We will work together to bring many memorable moments to our guests and employees.”
Christopher Cowdray, chief executive officer of Dorchester Collection, said: “We are delighted to promote Mirko to manage one of Rome’s most renowned hotels near the top of the Spanish Steps with its spectacular panorama and authentic Italian charm. Mirko has proven to be an impactful leader at The Dorchester and we know that his skills and expertise will further enhance the legendary Hotel Eden.”
Dorchester Collection’s current portfolio includes The Dorchester, London; 45 Park Lane, London; Coworth Park, Ascot (UK); Le Meurice, Paris; Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Paris; Hotel Principe di Savoia, Milan; Hotel Eden, Rome; The Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills; Hotel Bel-Air, Los Angeles; and The Lana, Dubai (opening 2022).
Luxury residences include Mayfair Park Residences, London; The Residences, Dorchester Collection, Dubai; and One at Palm Jumeirah, Dorchester Collection, Dubai.