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Swiss-Belhotel International continues to expand its management in response to the market and the impact of Covid-19. The following Group restructuring has been announced: Laurent A. Voivenel – who is the Senior Vice President, Operations and Development, Europe, The Middle East, Africa and India, will also assume the responsibility for Group Human Resources and Talent Development. Mr. Voivenel has over three decades of global experience in the hospitality industry and has led the Swiss-Belhotel International through sustained growth in the Middle East over the last four years. His new title will be: Senior Vice President – Operations and Development, Europe, The Middle East, Africa & India and Senior Vice President – Group Human Resources and Talent Development. Mr. Voivenel will report directly to The Chairman and President, Mr. Gavin M Faull, and will be supported by both The Middle East office in Dubai as well the Hong Kong Corporate Head Office.

The Travel Corporation (TTC) has announced the appointment of Matt Fuller as the new CEO of the AAT Kings Group.

La Boite Theatre Company’s Artistic Director and CEO Todd MacDonald will step down from his role after the conclusion of his current contract in December 2020.

Fremantle Arts Centre’s long-serving Director Jim Cathcart has announced his resignation.

Valmay Hill has joined the Board of Brisbane Powerhouse as Chair. Hill has executive management experience both internationally and in Australia across a variety of sectors in publicly listed and not for profit companies, and government agencies.

Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) have appointed Johanna Mulholland as General Manager for 12 months while Amanda Wright takes maternity leave.

Sensorium Theatre has appointed Guy Boyce as its new General Manager.

Tony Bargwanna and Leon Alaban have been promoted to new senior roles at Savills Australia as the real estate company prepares for the rebound in hotel transactions.