Hyatt Hotels Corporation has appointed Bennett Peter as general manager of Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur Mont’Kiara.
Currently in pre-opening stage, the hotel is the first Hyatt House – the chain’s “modern essentials” brand – in South-east Asia and is set to open in 3Q2018.
Prior to this appointment, Peter was executive assistant manager of Hyatt Regency Kinabalu. He has over over two decades of experience in hotels and resorts across Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam.
The property has also appointed Daniel Mahathir as director of sales.
The four-star upscale residentially-inspired extended-stay hotel is part of Arcoris Mont’Kiara, a development by UEM Sunrise Bhd that will feature 298 guestrooms, restaurants, 288m2 of meeting space, a fitness centre and sky pool.