Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG) has appointed hospitality veteran Cristian Nannucci to helm its new properties in Kuala Lumpur as Complex General Manager. To be launched in June and October 2022 respectively, ParkRoyal Collection Kuala Lumpur and Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Kuala Lumpur will be sited within a mixed-use complex in the heart of Bukit Bintang.
Previously the GM of Shangri-La Mactan Resort and SPA in Cebu, the Philippines, Nannucci has 30 years of experience with several hotel groups under his belt, with experience in vast markets while based in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. His expertise covers rooms operations and sales and marketing, in particular, food and beverage and business restructuring.
In his new role, Nannucci will focus on building the Malaysia business and PPHG’s brand reputation in sustainable and sophisticated hospitality. His 10 years of industry experience in Malaysia will stand in good stead as he leads the way in the strategy development of product and service excellence.