Thomas Mayrhofer is currently the Regional General Manager for ANA Crowne Plaza hotels, part of the Intercontinental Group, and concurrently GM for the Crowne Plaza Osaka. He has previously been area manager for the same group, and GM of the ANA Crowne Plaza Kobe.
Born in Salzburg, Austra in 1966, he emigrated to Canada in 1983 to pursue a career in the hospitality industry. He has extensive international experience, having worked in leadership positions in the hospitality industry in China, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and Japan.
A keen mentor, he has also lectured in Hospitality Management at Malaspina University-College, Canada, and served on the Executive Committee as Co-Chair of the Business Programs Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan,
Mr Mayrhofer holds an MBA from the University of Guelph, and is married with two children.