Benjamin Krieg, General Manager of Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20 for the past 3 years is a seasoned hospitality executive with more than 20+ years of experience in Asia Pacific, Benjamin’s role also includes additional responsibilities as Area General Manager Thailand – Midscale & Economy Hotels with AccorHotels

Prior to joining Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20, Benjamin held several General Manager positions at hotels in Bangkok as well as across Australia including several pre-opening General Manager roles. Prior to that, he held various operataional executive roles within AccorHotels Australia and at the group’s corporate office across a span of almost 15 years with the company

Benjamin holds an advanced Diploma in International Hotel Management from the Swiss Hotel Association, International College of Hotel Management and a Diplôme Culinaire d’Hôtelier from Le Cordon Bleu. He remains committed to developing programs to enhance and increase the interaction between hotel schools, high school graduates and the hotel industry in the communities in which he has worked throughout his career, and has also on the Board of Directors for the Australian Thai Chamber of Commerce for the past 2 years

2019 AustCham sub-committees: Benjamin is serving on the Sundowners, Great Aussie Bash and Social Committees, Hospitality & Tourism, and Membership sub-committees.