06/01/2020

InterContinental Genève is pleased to announce the appointment of Jürgen Kreipl as General Manager, effective 6th January 2020.

Jürgen Kreipl, of German origin, has a wealth of experience in the hotel industry, including more than 20 years as General Manager and has developed the quality and performance of the various luxury establishments where he has worked.

This passionate hotelier has gained international experience in renowned hotel groups such as Dalian Wanda, Hilton Sheraton and Le Méridien. Jurgen Kreipl joined InterContinental Hotels Group 6 years ago.

Before joining the hotel InterContinental Genève, he held the position of General Manager of InterContinental Beijing Beichen.

At the head of InterContinental Genève, Jurgen Kreipl will capitalize on his experience and in-depth skills to continue developing the influence of this 5-star hotel, both locally and internationally.

Joanna Kurowska, Director of Operations, Luxury & Managed at IHG, welcomes this appointment “I am pleased to welcome this brilliant and charismatic professional to our team in Northern Europe. Jürgen has built an exemplary career by occupying key positions in 5-star establishments around the world and is perfectly positioned to drive the performance and success of the prestigious InterContinental Genève.”

“I take great pride in becoming part of the beautiful history of InterContinental Genève. This hotel steeped in history, which has welcomed over the time crowned heads, leaders from all backgrounds, characters from the world of entertainment, as well as a local clientele, is a unique property shining in the hospitality industry. I hope that this iconic hotel continues to be a benchmark in terms of hospitality. My ambition is to continue to grow by valuing the excellence of its services and the talent of its teams, “said Jürgen Kreipl.