Sven Isberg, Managing Director

SVEN ISBERG IS NEWLY APPOINTED AS MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE LANGHAM, SHANGHAI, XINTIANDI

Mr. Sven Isberg, is newly appointed by The Langham Hospitality Group as the Managing Director of The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi.  He has been the General Manager of The Langham, Shenzhen for five years before this new appointment.

As the group’s flagship hotel for China, The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi, which opened in late 2010, has already positioned itself as a leader in Shanghai’s luxury hotel market. Mr. Isberg, with almost 35 years of hospitality experience, will be overseeing the continued success of this 357-room hotel.

Mr. Isberg has worked in China for 17 years and he joined The Langham, Shenzhen’s pre-opening team back in April 2011.  Thanks to his leadership, vast experience in pre-opening planning, brand building and regional management, the Shenzhen property has been well recognized as the leading luxury address in Shenzhen and Southern China.

Born in Hamburg, Germany, Mr. Isberg began his hospitality career as a hotel trainee and continued his studies in hotel management at Cornell University in the United States.  He swiftly rose through the ranks of food and beverage management with Hilton properties from Munich, Istanbul to Seoul and Taipei.  He became the youngest Hilton General Manager at the age of 35 in 1999.  He was then transferred to work in Perth before returning to China. 

Sincere, meticulous and humorous, Mr. Isberg is determined to contribute to the growth and success of The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi. 

 

MEDIA CONTACT

Selina Chan
Director of Marketing Communications
The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi
Tel:  86 (21) 2330 2230
Fax: 86 (21) 2330 2255
Email: selina.chan@langhamhotels.com

Renee Xu
Marketing Communications Manager
The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi
Tel:  86 (21) 2330 2231
Fax: 86 (21) 2330 2255
Email: renee.xu@langhamhotels.com