Jumeirah Group has appointed Luc Delafosse as VP Europe and general manager of Jumeirah Carlton Tower, with immediate effect.
Delafosse is returning to Jumeirah after leaving in 2009, having previously been general manager at its flagship hotel, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. He has held roles such as GM at Hotel de Crillon in Paris and the Waldorf Astoria in Beverly Hills. He has also worked at the Savoy hotel, the Meridien Piccadilly, the Ritz London and the Hotel de Paris in Monaco. His career spans 30 years and across several countries.
A French national, Delafosse speaks English, French, Italian and German.