BIO: Managing Director Bernhard Wimmer

In September 2013, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of Bernhard Wimmer as Managing Director of Rosewood Hotel Georgia in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Wimmer will oversee all areas of the legendary hotel and carry on Rosewood Hotel Georgia’s legacy as the preeminent luxury hotel in Vancouver.

With more than 15 years of luxury hospitality experience, Wimmer joined Rosewood following 10 years with Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts. Most recently, he served as General Manager of Golden Flower Hotel, a Shangri-La hotel in Xian, China. Prior to that, he held the position of resident manager at Shangri-La Hotel in Qingdao and Shangri-La Hotel in Beijing where he oversaw the development of the luxurious Valley Wings, which created additional rooms and dining lounge space for premier guests. Wimmer’s experience has spanned several countries, holding key positions in Kuala Lumpur, Pasadena and Dubai before joining Rosewood Hotel Georgia in Vancouver.