Hilton Niseko Village in Hokkaido has appointed Fabio Berto as general manager.
Prior to his move to Japan, Fabio was commercial director at the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund for five years since 2014. In 2017, he took on the additional role of hotel manager to his portfolio.
Starting from the F&B department of a hotel in St Moritz, Switzerland, he expanded his career to the rooms department including the front desk of an established luxury hotel in Pari. Berton gradually progressed his career in London through different appointments within various international brands.
He joined Hilton in 2003 and held key positions such as director of sales at the Hilton London Metropole, followed by cluster commercial director at the West London Hilton hotels for about five years. Fabio then returned to his native Italy in 2011 as commercial director at the Rome Cavalieri, A Waldorf Astoria Resort for three years.