Published on : Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Hotelier Eugene Leonard has been appointed General Manager of The Maybourne Beverly Hills, the first international property of the Maybourne Hotel Group, operators of London’s most legendary and prestigious hotels, Claridge’s, The Connaught and The Berkeley. Eugene who hails from Co. Clare, Ireland, has been a longstanding member of the Maybourne family, having worked across all three hotels for over a decade.
Most recently, Eugene was Hotel Manager for four years at the iconic Claridge’s hotel in Mayfair, London. His role included supporting a major hotel restoration, the opening of super chef Daniel Humm’s Davies and Brook restaurant and spearheading the annual installation of the famous Claridge’s Christmas Trees.
Before Claridge’s, Eugene was Hotel Manager at The Connaught and Director of Events for the Maybourne Hotel Group. In his new role as General Manager, Eugene will oversee a transition to position The Maybourne Beverly Hills as one of the finest hotels in the world; bringing the property in line with the prestigious and iconic five-star hotels in London, while reflecting the contemporary spirit and inspiring style of the Golden State.