PT. Aerowisata, a subsidiary of Garuda Indonesia Tbk, has officially appointed Mr. Francis Dehnhardt as its Executive Vice President for Hotels & Resorts, a post that was previously headed by Anton Partono. Mr. Alex Maneklaran, the President Director PT. Aerowisata, “Francis has a proven track record and great passion within the tourism industry. We are looking forward to his leadership and commitment bringing even greater results to Aerowisata Hotel and Resort Division”, Alex said, during the handover ceremony, that took place at the Aerowisata Headquarter in Jakarta Tuesday, last February 2013. “I was delighted to welcome Francis Dehnhardt as the new members of the Board of Directors”. Alex added.
Before assuming the position, Francis has held the position of General Manager of Sanur Beach Hotel Bali since 2011. Over the past two years Francis has surpassed the expectations of revenues, guest satisfaction and improved the hotel product, which resulted and has made Sanur Beach Hotel a leading Hotel in Sanur Bali. Mr. Francis Dehnhardt is of German nationality and has lived and studied in different countries throughout his life. He has worked in hotels in Bali, Jakarta, Batam, Bintan, Uzbekistan and other cities of the world, gaining him more than 19 years of senior management level experience. (BTN/014)