Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts has appointed Torsten Pinter as general manager of Swissôtel Nai LertPark, Bangkok.
Prior to this, Pinter was general manager at Swissôtel Foshan which opened in May 2008. With a career that spans 10 countries in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, he first joined Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts in 2001 as part of the pre-opening team of Swissôtel Berlin, Germany.
He then became director of food & beverage and subsequently, executive assistant manager at Swissôtel Beijing Hong Kong Macau Centre.
Pinter's earlier career includes stints at the Hotel Balmoral, Scotland, and the Savoy in London.