Roswewood Hotels & Resorts Appoints Frederic Vidal as Managing Director

August 28, 2014

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® is pleased to announce that Frederic Vidal has been appointed Managing Director of Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico. In his new role, Mr. Vidal will oversee all areas of the legendary Five Diamond property, including the resort’s 83 luxury suites and villas, three signature restaurants and spa.

Mr. Vidal joins Las Ventanas al Paraíso with over 20 years of experience in the luxury hospitality industry. Most recently, he spent two years as Managing Director for YOSH Hospitality, a company managing palaces and villas in the United Arab Emirates. In this position, he managed 21 of the company’s properties around the world and oversaw a large staff from more than 20 different countries. Prior to that, he served as General Manager for MAIA Luxury Resort & Spa in the Seychelles.

“Frederic is an esteemed and established figure in the international hospitality industry and we are thrilled that he’s joining Rosewood as Managing Director of Las Ventanas al Paraíso,” said Radha Arora, president of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts. “His wealth of leadership experience at luxury properties around the globe will ensure that Las Ventanas continues to enjoy its reputation as one of the most beloved and celebrated resorts in the world.”

During his career, Mr. Vidal has also served as General Manager for Les Thermes Marins de Monte Carlo and was Resident Manager of Le Merident Nirwana Golf & Spa Resort in Bali. He has held leadership positions at hotels in locations including New Caledonia, China and France, from which he hails. Mr. Vidal holds a bachelor’s degree in hotels and catering international management from Ecole International des Dirigeants d’Entreprise en Hôtellerie et Restauration in Savignac, France.