“I am incredibly honored to receive this award, which I believe is a reflection not just of me, but of my incredible teams across Accor’s luxury brands from Mexico and central America,” noted Robert-Jan, regional vice-president of Mexico and central America for the luxury brands Accor.
Robert-Jan has over 35 years of experience in the hotel industry and began his career at Accor in 1995 as Food & Beverage Manager at Sofitel Luxembourg. Since then, he has held various positions at numerous properties, including Regional Vice President of Fairmont and Raffles Hotels in the United Arab Emirates, as well as general manager of prestigious hotels, such as the renowned Raffles Singapore, Fairmont Kea Lani, Fairmont Dubai, Sofitel Germany and Sofitel Legend in Amsterdam, to name a few. Prior to his most recent promotion, Robert-Jan was Regional General Manager Accor Luxe Mexico and General Manager of the Fairmont Mayakoba.
About Fairmont Mayakoba, Riviera Maya
Nestled in the heart of the Riviera Maya, Mexico, the 401-room Fairmont Mayakoba is a AAA Five Diamond resort located on 45 acres within a private luxury community. Surrounded by lush mangrove forest interspersed with water channels, the property offers over 46,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space, an energizing Willow Stream Spa with 20 treatment rooms, and El Camaleón Golf Course. , host of the only official PGA TOUR event in Mexico. A dedication to a green philosophy has earned the Fairmont Mayakoba Rainforest Alliance verification among other eco-accolades. For reservations, contact your travel agent or meeting planner, call 1(800) 540 6088 or email [email protected], or visit fairmont.com/Mayakoba or follow Fairmont Mayakoba on Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and Instagram.
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