New General Manager For Hilton London Metropole
Remco Norden to lead the team at UK’s Largest Conference Hotel
LONDON - Hilton London Metropole announced the appointment of Remco Norden as general manager on July 1.
A Dutch national who speaks five languages, Norden has 23 years of experience with Hilton in a variety of commercial and operational roles in the U.K. and overseas, most recently at the 821-room Hilton London Gatwick Airport Hotel, where he had been general manager since 2016.
In January 2014, he opened Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center, Hilton's flagship and largest hotel in continental Europe. The hotel went on to win a number of company awards for its sales performance, as well as being recognised in the "2016 Best Places to Work Turkey" and nominated as "2016 Best Conference Hotel Europe" in the Grand Travel Awards. During his tenure as general manager at Hilton Warsaw Hotel & Convention Center, the hotel won total of 13 awards from seven different organizations in 2011 alone, including Best Employer, Best Hotel and Best Sustainability Initiatives.
Married with two children, Norden takes a keen interest in food and wine in his spare time and keeps fit through skiing, football, tennis and golf. Of his new role at Hilton London Metropole, he said, "I am delighted to be joining the largest Hilton hotel in Europe, where I will be able to interact with a range of guests from across the globe. As well as work with the talented and professional team during the exciting times that lie ahead."
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Just 10 minutes from Oxford Street and Hyde Park, and 2 minutes from the London Underground, Hilton London Metropole is situated in the heart of London. With over 1,000 stylish guest rooms, a range of exciting dining options, over 4,300 m of meeting and event space and the LivingWell Health Club with a 12.5m heated pool, the hotel is the perfect choice for business or pleasure. Visit londonmet.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton London Metropole on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.
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