The St. Regis Singapore has named Xavi Gonzalez as its new general manager, effective January 2018.
His appointment follows a long stint within Marriott International, and covers nearly 20 years of international experience in the hospitality industry.
He was most recently responsible for the opening of The Sanya EDITION-the first EDITION property in Asia Pacific-and the opening of The New York EDITION.
The Spanish national has also previously held management roles within the group at properties such as The Ritz-Carlton Penha Longa Golf & Spa Resort, Portugal, The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai Pudong, as well as The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place.
His career began in 1998 at the Hotel Arts Barcelona, a property managed by The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, where he undertook food & beverage and catering sales positions.