The Twenty Two appoints managing director

The Twenty Two appoints managing director

The Twenty Two appoints managing director

UK: Luxury lifestyle hotel The Twenty Two, positioned in Mayfair, London, has appointed Michelle Walder as its managing director, efficient 3 July 2023.

Walder will oversee the operations, visitor expertise and model partnerships on the 31-bedroom resort. She may even be accountable for an upcoming New York property, slated to open in 2024. It can embrace 77 rooms, a restaurant and personal members membership.

Beforehand, Walder spent six years with Andre Balazs Properties in addition to Argentinian-based resort group Faena and Ian Schrager’s EDITION Accommodations in Miami and New York. In 2011 she joined Sydell Group and supported the event group with the launch of NoMad New York, The Ned, and NoMad London.

“I’ve at all times been drawn to inspirational leaders and firms who’re catalysts for change and never afraid of difficult the norm,” stated Walder. “The group at The Twenty Two have set the tone for one thing actually particular in Mayfair, and I’m excited to be part of the following chapter.” 

The Twenty Two opened in April 2022 and is about inside an Edwardian Manor at Grosvenor Sq.. It affords a standalone mews home in addition to a restaurant and personal members membership.

The idea has been created by Navid Mirtorabi and Jamie Reuben with inside design led by Natalie Miyar. The kitchen is overseen by government chef Alan Christie.