The Peninsula Hotels group has a unique identity among the world’s leading hotels. Established in 1928, we now operate prestigious luxury properties in ten major cities. These include the flagship in Hong Kong, plus Shanghai, Tokyo, Beijing, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, Bangkok, Manila, and Paris with London under development. Peninsula is a living legend, the name synonymous with luxurious comfort and impeccable service. We set our sights high and our standards higher, aiming always to delight our customers, and in many cases we are now serving the third generation of our loyal guests.
Condé Nast Traveller (USA)
2013 Business Travel Awards
Best Hotel Brand for Business Travel
HOTELS Magazine (USA)
2013 Corporate Hotelier of the World
Mr Peter Borer
The Peninsula Bangkok occupies a world of its own on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, with many other experiences for guests to discover within. The ingenious wave-shaped design, which ensures magnificent river views for all guest rooms, has become a landmark of modern Bangkok architecture. By blending East and West, historic and modern, The Peninsula Bangkok brings something truly exotic to the city's five-star hotel scene.
One of the finest hotels in Asia, The Peninsula Bangkok perfectly mixes timeless elegance and sophistication with contemporary comfort and technology. We are looking for energetic, service-minded and high caliber candidates to become a member of The Peninsula Family. Launch your career with one of the finest hotel in Asia, and extend your professional experience in the hotel and hospitality business.
Our Learning and Development Team will groom you to become a peninsula team member with specially tailored training programs to elevate your service skills from excellent to extraordinary. As the recipient of the “2007-2011 Outstanding Employer Award: “Labor Relation and Welfare” award, The Peninsula Bangkok prides itself on offer a friendly, family-style workplace environment and competitive employee benefits.
With world-class service, unsurpassed facilities and its stunning location on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, The Peninsula Bangkok has received some of the most celebrated accolades in the industry including a place on Conde Nast Traveler’s prestigious Gold List in 2013.
Smart Travel Asia (Hong Kong)Smart Travel Asia 2013 Best in Travel Poll
Travel + Leisure (USA)
2013 World’s Best Service
T+L 500 World’s Best Hotels 2013
2012 World’s Best Business Hotels
Global Traveler (USA)Best Spa
TripAdvisor (USA)Traveler’s Choice Awards 2013
Condé Nast Traveler (USA)2013 Gold List - The World’s Best Places to Stay
Thailand Tatler (Thailand)Thailand's Best Restaurants 2012
Our Corporate Executives understand that staying ahead of the five-star hotel game infast-moving Bangkok requires something extra-special. In a city renowned for excellent service and a wide range of quality hotel options, they go the extra mile to ensure guests take away an unforgettable experience. This is the result of a team effort, combining complete dedication with seamless service and attention to detail.
Ms. Katja HenkeThe Peninsula BangkokGeneral Manager
Ms. Henke joined The Peninsula Hotels in May 2011 as Hotel Manager of The Peninsula Shanghai. A native of Germany, she began her career in hospitality in Switzerland on a two-year apprenticeship at The Bernerhof in Gstaad and attended the Schweizerische Hotelfachschule Luzern. Ms. Henke’s international career has taken her to France, England and the United States, where she worked as General Manager of Blantyre, a Relais & Châteaux property in Lenox, Massachusetts. Prior to joining The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels Limited (HSH), she held the position of Hotel Manager at the Four Seasons in Washington, D.C. and then at The Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills, California.
Shane JollyThe Peninsula BangkokDirector of RoomsThe Peninsula Bangkok announces its appointment of Australian national Mr Shane Jolly as the hotel’s new Director of Rooms.
Mr Shane Jolly’s educational background, experience in the hospitality industry and expertise in information technology software and systems supporting guest management perfectly match the requirements of our hotel, which is known to offer luxurious and stimulating experiences.
He has spent his entire 15-year career as a room division professional with one of the leading brands at the five-star end of the hospitality industry. He has accumulated his remarkable experience at prestigious hotels in Australia and China.
His technical skills include consummate command of hospitality and travel industry systems such as Lotus Notes, OPERA V4.0, iScala, Reserve, Delphi and IDEAS.
He studied Business Administration from the University of South Australia and has also obtained formal architectural courses.
As Director of Rooms at the award-winning Peninsula Bangkok, Mr Jolly’s will not only maintain the hotel’s impeccable treatment of guests from all over the world but will also enhance their experience and ensure that the hotel’s name continues to be at the forefront of luxury hospitality in Asia and the world.
Ms. Josephine PngThe Peninsula BangkokDirector of Marketing
Ms. Png brings to The Peninsula Bangkok over 20 years of experience and skills in the planning and development of marketing strategies and sales. She has worked for international hotel groups in China, Thailand and Singapore including the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Marriott International, Hyatt and The Beaufort Hotels. Most recently she was the Director of Sales and Marketing at The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen. A Singaporean native, she is fluent in both English and Chinese.
Ms. Chutimaporn KasemsukThe Peninsula BangkokDirector of Public Relations
Ms. Kasemsuk has been appointed as the hotel’s Director of Public Relations since March 2013. Prior to joining The Peninsula Bangkok, she worked as a consultant for some of the world’s leading branding agencies including Weber Shandwick, McCann WorldGroup and JWT. She later joined the hospitality industry working for Accor Hospitality as Group Director of Marketing and Communications responsible for hotels under Mercure and ibis brand in Thailand and as Dusit International’s Corporate Director of Communications overseeing a collection of its hotels and resorts across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. A Thai native, Ms Kasemsuk obtained Master of Arts with first-class honour in International Communications from the University of Leeds, United Kingdom.
Chef Andreas HauggThe Peninsula BangkokExecutive ChefKnown for his big smile and team spirit, Executive Chef Andreas Haugg brings to the hotel his expertise and rich experience in all key disciplines in catering—from menu design, sanitation, resource procurement to training. He arrived at the hotel fresh from a similar position at a leading international chain hotel in Cairo, Egypt. His passion for working in exotic locales has taken him to Mauritius and the Maldives. He honed and fine-tuned his world-class chef’s skills in top hotels in Germany, UK and US.
Andreas went straight into the catering industry from high school. He learned his craft at the renowned Technical Vocational School for Hotel Management in Wiesbaden, Germany, followed by an apprenticeship at the city’s celebrated restaurant, Gambrinus.
During this time, he served his compulsory one-year service in the German military before properly entering the haute cuisine profession and being shaped into a consummate professional and a creative culinary force that he is today. Besides his impeccable credentials as a chef, Andreas’s humility and desire to continually learn led him to successfully pursue a prestigious Master’s Degree in Culinary Art from Altöetingen Hotel Management School, Bavaria.