The soon to open InterContinental Singapore Robertson Quay has appointed a general manager: Mark Winterton; this is the second InterContinental property under the management of InterContinental Hotels Group in Singapore.

Winterton is an award-winning hospitality professional with over twenty years of international experience launching luxury hotels, re-positioning existing brands and driving innovation for some of the world’s most successful properties. Located in a vibrant area along the waterfront of the Singapore River, known for its dining options and arts houses, the 225-room luxury hotel is located in near Marina Bay and the Central Business District, while major city attractions and the Singapore Changi International Airport are just a short drive away.

Scope of responsibility

As general manager, Winterton will be responsible for the strategic positioning of the property as the next generation of the InterContinental hotel brand. He will spearhead the opening in September 2017, with the goal of achieving a unique and unrivalled market positioning.

The goal

“I am delighted to be leading this next-generation InterContinental hotel. The hotel is well-placed in a precinct that is home to an exciting residential and lifestyle hub, and I look forward to working alongside the team to introduce the hotel and dining offerings to both our residents and the community as we seek to establish our presence in the quay,” says Winterton.

The aim is to establish the hotel as Singapore’s most dynamic new luxury hotel.