Six Senses appoints General Manager for Soneva Gili by Six Senses in Maldives

Monday, 29 June 2009 16:34

Marteyne van Well has been promoted to General Manager of the multi-award-winning Soneva Gili by Six Senses. In her new role, she will focus on the day to day operations of the resort and will report directly to the Managing Director for the Maldives.

Marteyne most recently held the position of Spa Director at Six Senses Spa at Sharq Village & Spa in Doha, Qatar. She brings an extensive knowledge of the hospitality industry to Six Senses, with two decades of hospitality experience in internationally acclaimed 5-star luxury hotels and small luxury boutique hotels across locations including the French Alps, Marrakech, New York, the Bahamas, Los Angeles, Washington D.C and London.

After graduating from the Hotelschool The Hague, a member of the Leading Hotel Schools of the World, Marteyne spent over ten years in sales and marketing roles in the US before moving into operations and general management in Morocco. She opened the former Millennium Hotel Agadir as director of sales and marketing, and was the general manager at La Lune d’Or in Marrakech. Under her leadership the luxury villa property achieved the distinction of being named “one of the ten best villas in the world” by the acclaimed Robb Report.

Marteyne is based at Soneva Gili in the Maldives. Her e-mail address remains:


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