Stephen Fewell has been appointed general manager of Swissotel Kunshan.
Fewell has more than 20 years of hospitality experience gained from senior management positions in Australia and China. In 1987 he was a member of the pre-opening team with Grand Hyatt Melbourne as operations manager. He worked in a number of senior executive posts before coming to China as general manage of the Argyle International Hotel, Shanghai. Most recently, he was the general manager the Sofitel Suzhou as general manager. Prior to joining the hospitality industry, Fewell was state director for the National Party of Australia, director of corporate funding for the Victorian Liberal Party and served a stint with the Australian Ministry of Tourism.