Boutique brand Hotel du Vin has announced the appointment of Wesley Ridgeway as general manager of Hotel du Vin Cambridge.
He joins from Hotel du Vin’s sister brand Malmaison, where he has been since 2013, most recently as operations manager at Malmaison London.
Now as part of his new role, Ridgeway will be responsible for driving forward, overseeing the operations of the hotel and managing the team to ensure they deliver the best customer experience possible.
Situated in the Grade-II listed buildings in Trumpington Street, Hotel du Vin Cambridge has been converted from old university buildings and is home to 41 bedrooms and the brand’s signature Bistro.
Speaking about his appointment, Ridgeway commented: “I am thrilled to be joining the team at Cambridge. It’s such a beautiful, fascinating city, steeped in culture and history. I can’t wait to get to know it, and the community, better, and I look forward to welcoming them to the hotel.”
Nick Halliday, chief operations officer at Hotel du Vin, added: “Wesley has a proven track record for delivering at Malmaison and a growing reputation within the group. I think he has real potential to develop even further within the business and I am certain that he will be a valuable asset to the team. I’m incredibly pleased to be able to welcome him to the Hotel du Vin team.”