People On The MoveMagdalena Martorell continues her 20-year hospitalilty career with Meliá Hotels International in new role.

Meliá Phuket Mai Khao appoints GM

GM Magdalena Martorell of Meliá Phuket Mai Khao has 20 years’ experience with Meliá Hotels International.
GM Magdalena Martorell of Meliá Phuket Mai Khao has 20 years’ experience with Meliá Hotels International.

Newly appointed General Manager Magdalena Martorell goes to Meliá Phuket Mai Khao after successfully opening Meliá Shanghai Parkside in China and SOL by Meliá Phu Quoc in Vietnam. Martorell marks two decades of experience with Meliá Hotels International.

Martorell has a wealth of experience that has taken her to Europe and Asia in various appointments. Her career with Meliá began when she was selected to join the leading Spanish hotel group’s internal development programme.

Since then, she has risen through the ranks as the operations manager of Tryp Rey Pelayo at Gijón in the north of Spain before becoming the resident manager of Meliá Barcelona. She then became the general manager at Tryp Barcelona Aeropuerto before moving to Asia in 2012 to be the hotel manager of Meliá Bali & The Garden Villas.

“As Thailand reopens to the world and embarks on a new chapter, my team and I are excited about Meliá Phuket Mai Khao’s debut and what it brings to this beautiful island, including a prime focus on our guests’ inner wellbeing amid a restorative atmosphere and terrific Asian and Mediterranean gastronomy,” Martorell added. 

The new Meliá Phuket Mai Khao is a 30-suite and 70-villa resort slated for opening in December.

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