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Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Dean Rossilli as General Manager of Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta

Published Date: 1 July 2015

Dean moves to take on a new challenge within the Group after close to three successful years at the helm of Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore.

Singapore, 1 July 2015 – Pan Pacific Hotels Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Dean Rossilli as General Manager of Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta after a three-year tenure as General Manager of Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore.

Dean RossilliThe 39 year-old Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta boasts of an unrivalled brand heritage as the first Pan Pacific hotel in the world. Strategically located in the heart of Jakarta’s financial district, it has become well-established as a hospitality icon in the city.

Featuring 418 guestrooms and suites, an expansive 700-pax ballroom and flexible meeting spaces, Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta offers a delectable array of quality dining choices including the award-winning Keyaki Japanese restaurant, Restoran Fiesta for international cuisine, and Sari Delicatessen for fresh artisanal breads and pastries. An active corporate contributor in the community service space, the hotel also has an in-house team of CARE champions who organise regular outreach activities such as tree planting, kids’ reading sessions and women’s cooking classes.

Dean brings over 20 years of industry experience in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, United States and United Kingdom to drive the competitiveness and holistic performance of Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta. He has held a broad spectrum of management and operations leadership positions with Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Renaissance Hotels and Resorts, MacDonald Hotels, Marriott Hotels and Thistle/Guoman Hotels and Resorts.

Prior to his current appointment, Dean spent almost three years as General Manager of Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore. With enthusiasm and dedication, he led the 206-room hotel to achieve higher levels of financial performance, guest satisfaction and industry recognition after its S$10 million rejuventation in 2012. As a testament to the property’s success, it was named among the Top 10 Luxury Hotels in Singapore at the 2015 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Hotels awards.

“A seasoned and confident hotelier with particular strengths in pre-opening and refurbishment projects, Dean has proven his ability to deliver targeted results over the past three years,” says Bernold O. Schroeder, Chief Executive Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group. “We are delighted that he has accepted a new challenge in the Group and look forward to working with him to amplify Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta’s reputation as a landmark hotel in the city and within the brand’s expanding portfolio.”

 

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About Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Pan Pacific Hotels Group is a wholly-owned hotel subsidiary of Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established hotel and property companies with an outstanding portfolio of investment and development properties. Based in Singapore, Pan Pacific Hotels Group owns and/or manages over 30 hotels, resorts and serviced suites with more than 11,000 rooms including those under development in Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe. The Group comprises two acclaimed brands: “Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL. “Pan Pacific” is a leading brand in Asia and the Pacific Rim with hotels offering premium accommodations and services. PARKROYAL is a collection of comfortable leisure and business hotels and resorts located in the heart of cities and interesting locales across Asia Pacific. For more information, visit www.pphg.com.

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Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Priscilla Teo
Manager, Corporate Communications
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