Mark Timbrell Appointed Managing Director of Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort, Lebanon

July 17, 2019


Timbrell has extensive knowledge of the region and has more than 35 years of experience operating 24 years in the Levant and GCC countries, including Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Jordan and Qatar.  He has developed a solid career with several international chains, such as Kempinski Hotels, InterContinental Hotels Group and Rotana Hotels Group, holding various positions in the areas of management, sales and marketing, and operational experience focused on the Front Office,  F & B (food and drink) and Banquet.

Commenting on the appointment, Timbrell said: "After 12 years in senior management positions, in business, resort and airport hotels, I am delighted to return to Lebanon with Kempinski Hotels and contribute to the success.  from this magnificent hotel and resort, which has maintained its position among the best in Beirut.  I look forward to working with the entire team to create great performances leading to more achievements and memorable journeys inspired by our exceptional European flair hospitality. " 

The five-star Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort is the most emblematic and luxurious hotel in Lebanon.  Inaugurated in September 2016 in Beirut, the Kempinski Hotel has introduced an incomparable level of luxury.  Located on the Mediterranean coast, the Kempinski Hotel in Beirut is a resort exclusively famous for its private beach, the European Resense Spa, its marina and labyrinth of pools with pool-bars and privatized cottages.  with their own Jacuzzis.  The hotel has 153 rooms and suites of the highest elegance with breathtaking views, a cigar bar and 'Single Malt' and large indoor and outdoor spaces for events.