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Appointment26 September 2019

Iulai Sa’u

Appointed Director of Operations
At Hilton Manila, Philippines

Iulai Sa’u

The hotel is thrilled to announce the appointment of Iulai Sa'u as the new director of operations of Hilton Manila. In his new role, Iulai will oversee the day-to-day operations of the 356-room property located at the heart of Resorts World Manila, a premiere entertainment destination and the largest integrated resort in the country.

Mr. Sa'u, will also be responsible for the growth of the hotel's banquet services as well as its food and beverage outlets - Kusina Sea Kitchens, Hua Yuan Brasserie Chinoise, Madison Lounge & Bar, and Port Bar.?

The New Zealand-born hotelier brings with him over 25 years of work experience as a seasoned operations leader with extensive exposure in multi-cultural and prestigious resort hotels and businesses across the globe. Prior to his move to Hilton Manila, he has played a pivotal role and was an integral part in the continued success of various Hilton properties in China, Australia and Thailand where he made significant contributions to each of the hotel's operational efficiency, profitability and property guest satisfaction.


Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories.
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