Virgin Hotels has appointed Mafalda Moura Albuquerque as General Manager of Virgin Hotels Edinburgh.
Mafalda brings a wealth of knowledge with over 10 years’ experience in the hospitality sector working in luxury lifestyle properties. Most recently as General Manager at the five-star hotel, Kimpton Blythswood Square and Voco Grand Central.
Prior to that, she was Taskforce General Manager at the Crowne Plaza Kensington & Blackfriars in London under IHG Hotels and Resorts.
Mafalda said, “I’m thrilled to be joining the Virgin Hotels family and leading the exceptional team at Virgin Hotels Edinburgh. This is an exciting opportunity for me to contribute my passion for exceptional guest experiences and innovative Virgin Hotels practices. I look forward to working closely with the team to continue delivering heartfelt service and ensure Virgin Hotels Edinburgh remains the go-to destination for visitors and Edinburgh locals alike.”
James Bermingham, CEO of Virgin Hotels, adds, “We’re thrilled to welcome Mafalda to the Virgin Hotels team. Her extensive experience and dedication to excellence align perfectly with our vision and commitment to surprise and delight and create memorable experiences. We are confident Mafalda’s leadership will elevate Virgin Hotels Edinburgh to even greater heights and we look forward to its continued success.”