Fergal Harte has been appointed GM of the Kingsley Hotel.
The 131-bedroom Hotel, which is scheduled to open summer 2014, is set along the banks of the River Lee in Cork city.
Born in Trim, Co. Meath, Fergal Harte attended St. Michael’s CBS there, then studied Hotel Management at the CERT Training College on Dublin’s Amiens Street as part of their Trainee Manager Development Program (TMDP).
Fergal has previously worked in the Sligo Park Hotel and the Kenmare Bay Hotel, before a stint in London with the Cumberland Hotel.
In 2002 Fergal returned to Ireland take a role at Knockranny House Hotel in Westport. Fergal moved to Cork in 2008, to the Sheraton Fota Island Hotel & Spa, where he stayed until now.