Chris James takes on new role at Pier One Sydney Harbour

Pier One Sydney Harbour, Autograph Collection has appointed Chris James as director of sales.

James started at Pier One in 2012, pre the hotel rebranding under Marriott International’s Autograph Collection. His most recent role was general manager sales Australia for Ovolo Hotels.

“It is an exciting time to be in tourism and hospitality, to be part of the rebuild of the industry,” he said.

“I am delighted to join the team to ensure the guest journey is a special one. Pier One Sydney Harbour is a spectacularly unique luxury hotel. I have a special connection with Pier One, I started my Sydney hotel career here after 11 years in Europe.

“For me it’s like coming home. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to welcome travellers from Australia and around the world as we continue to see the recovery of travel.”