US/UK: Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has appointed a VP of operations for the Americas and named a hotel manager at Rosewood London.
Frederic Vidal will take the position as VP operations for the Americas, responsible for the group’s commercial business in the US, Canada, Mexico and South America.
He brings over 30 years of experience to the role, eight of which has been spent with Rosewood. Prior to this, Vidal worked in managerial positions for brands such as Les Thermes Marins de Monte Carlo and MAIA Luxury Resort & Spa.
Vidal said: “After so many wonderful years with Rosewood and the team at Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort, it is truly an honour to step into this new role. I am passionate about the principles and values of the group, and I am confident that together with the team we will continue to grow this ultra-luxury global brand.”
Radha Arora, president of Rosewood Hotel Group, added: “Frederic has established himself as an invaluable member of the team since joining the group in 2014. I am thrilled to see him take on this exciting new role within our organisation and know he will continue to set new standards.”
Patrick Graham has been named hotel manager of Rosewood London. He previously held positions at Nobu Hotel London Portman Square and The Bulgari Hotel & Residences where he helped open both hotels.
With nearly 20 years of experience, including three years at Claridges, Graham will be responsible for staff management, marketing, and other key services at Rosewood London.
Graham said: “I am honoured to have been invited to join the dynamic team. As one of the leading hotels in London, I cannot wait to see what we can accomplish together.”
Michael Bonsor, managing director of Rosewood London, added: “We are thrilled to welcome Patrick to the hotel. He has had an incredibly impressive career and we are confident that his enthusiasm and drive will be a great asset to our team.”