Alex Incorvaja has been appointed General Manager at Le Méridien St Julian’s Hotel & Spa, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts. In his new role, Alex will oversee all aspects of operations of the award-winning boutique hotel, one of Malta’s leading 5-star properties.
“Moving to Malta and joining Le Méridien at a time when the destination’s most important industry is seeing record growth patterns, serves as a great platform for me in taking this wonderful hotel to the next level,” said Alex. “Having lived in the Balluta area for a number of years, I just know what a special, bustling, cosmopolitan neighbourhood we are located in, and is a perfect meeting place for business, leisure and local guests.”
“Alex has the perfect profile for taking this property forward,”said Robert Koren, VP Regional Director Southern Europe – Starwood Hotels & Resorts. “His extensive background in hotel operations, coupled with sales, PR and marketing expertise, is truly going to be an asset for Le Méridien St Julian’s. He understands the Malta-based tourism market and his long-standing, strong relationships with the local trade will bring further advantages to the successful operation of Le Méridien.”
A native Maltese, Alex has over 20 years of international hospitality and tourism industry experience, gained through working in leading luxury hotel chains in Malta and Italy. Prior to joining Le Méridien St Julian’s Hotel & Spa, he spent the past six years heading the Malta Tourism Authority’s office in London, responsible for the promotion of Malta’s most important source market, which saw arrivals increase by 17.5% during his tenure.