Mr. Jean-Baptiste Papin Named Commercial Director of Hilton Pattaya

June 7, 2019 Asia Pacific

PATTAYA, Thailand – Hilton Pattaya has appointed a new Commercial Director for its uniquely designed hotel. Jean-Baptiste Papin most recently served as senior cluster revenue manager of the Hilton Revenue Management Consolidated Center, Asia Pacific.

“We are excited to welcome Jean-Baptiste Papin to our unique hotel. I am confident that Jean-Baptiste’s wealth of knowledge will help bring our outstanding hotel to the next level,” said Rudolf Troestler, General Manager, Hilton Pattaya. 

A 10-year hospitality veteran, Jean-Baptiste Papin began his career as Front Office Supervisor position at Beachside 5-star Guest House & Self Catering in Cape Town, South Africa. From there, Jean-Baptiste built a highly successful career with Hilton Diagonal Mar Barcelona followed by more than three years at Hilton Revenue Management Consolidated Center, China as Cluster Revenue Manager. Jean-Baptiste has experience in managing multiple luxury hotels and resorts including Hilton Osaka, Conrad Seoul, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk and Waldorf Astoria Bangkok.

Hilton Pattaya provides guests with a complement of services and amenities, including 303 rooms and suites featuring uninterrupted view of Pattaya Bay from each room’s private balcony, 640 square meters of meeting space, an infinity swimming pool, three restaurants and two bars including multi-award-winning rooftop restaurant and bar.

Hilton Pattaya is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors mobile app.

Hilton Pattaya is located at 333/101 Moo 9 Nong Prue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20260. For reservations, visit Hilton Pattaya at or call +66(0)38 253 000.

About Hilton Pattaya

Unique by design and centrally located, Hilton Pattaya rises 34 levels above CentralFestival Pattaya Beach, South East Asia’s largest beachfront shopping complex, with spectacular views North and South over Pattaya Bay and the Gulf of Thailand. Styled with the property’s beachfront location in mind, all Hilton Pattaya rooms and suites feature ocean views with private balconies. This unique position forms the core of Hilton Pattaya’s design concept and philosophy. Panoramic views, high quality design and finishes, and impeccable service play an integral part of the experience that is on offer to both leisure and business travelers. From the moment you arrive you will know that a new standard for style and sophistication has been set. A unique combination of light, textures and finishes create an atmosphere of pure indulgence. Just 90 minutes from Bangkok Suvarnabumi International Airport and with so much luxury to offer, the Hilton Pattaya is your new recreation and business destination of choice. For information, please visit or contact the hotel directly on + 66 (0)3 825 3000.

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the 2018 world’s best workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 89 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.

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Jean-Baptiste Papin. Credit: Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Jean-Baptiste Papin. Credit: Hilton Hotels & Resorts

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