Cordis, Auckland leadership transition sees Craig Bonnor step up

(L-R) Craig Bonnor and Franz Mascarenhas.

Cordis, Auckland general manager Craig Bonnor has been promoted to managing director, taking over from Franz Mascarenhas.

Bonnor has over 30 years of industry experience and was until last year managing the Hilton, Petaling Jaya in Malaysia.

“I am grateful for the opportunity to lead this exceptional team and build upon the very strong foundation established by Franz,” said Bonnor.

“I am committed to continuing to deliver exceptional, heartfelt, service to our guests, fostering a positive work environment for our employees, and driving further success for the hotel.”

Mascarenhas will continue on part time, as an advisor to Cordis, Auckland whilst also supporting LHG’s development goal of expanding the company’s brand footprint in New Zealand.

“I am extremely proud of what we have accomplished together at Cordis Hotel over the years,” said Mascarenhas.

“I wish Craig and the entire team all the very best and I know that they will continue to build upon the strong foundation that the team has created.”