Mandarin Oriental Lodge Group has appointed Samuel Porreca as normal supervisor of Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como.
As a consequence of open in spring 2019, the lakefront property shall be Mandarin Oriental’s first European resort and can complement the group’s resort in close by Milan.
With greater than 20 years of expertise within the hospitality trade, Porreca started his profession in Rome, with administration roles quickly following at Villa La Vedetta, a Relais & Châteaux property in Florence, and at JK Place Capri.
In 2012, Porreca launched JK Place Roma, which obtained a string of awards beneath his management.
“Lately, Lake Como has develop into a premier vacation spot for luxurious travellers.
“I’m thrilled to have the ability to work with Mandarin Oriental Lodge Group to create an impressive property in certainly one of Italy’s most unique locations,” Porreca mentioned.
Mandarin Oriental Lodge Group space vp, operations, Italy, Milan Luca Finardi, will assist Porreca in his new place, taking part in an important function within the improvement of the resort over the approaching years.
Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como provides five-star lakefront splendour on the shores of Lake Como.
Coupled with its serene setting, nestled between luxuriant botanical park and lake, the resort’s 21 rooms, 52 suites and junior suites and two non-public villas exude glamour and elegance.