Sholto Smith

Sholto Smith
General Manager
Great Scotland Yard Hotel

Sholto graduated in 1991 from Bentley College of TafeAustralia in Hotel Management. His first role with Hyatt was at Hyatt Regency Perth where he held various positions, both in Food & Beverage and Sales & Marketing, before moving to Sydney and working in various Sales positions at the Hyatt Worldwide Sales Office, Hyatt Regency Sydney –Kingsgate and Park Hyatt Sydney. In 1999, he transferred to Melbourne to the newly opened Park Hyatt Melbourne as their Associate Director of Sales. In 2002, Sholto left Australia for Kazakhstan to become Director of Sales at Hyatt Regency Almaty, a position he held until January 2005. He then moved to Hyatt Regency London –The Churchill as Director of Sales and Marketing before being promoted in 2008 to Area Director of Sales UK & Ireland -Hyatt Worldwide Sales Office London. In 2010, Sholto returned to Australia working as Resident Manager at Park Hyatt Melbourne and in 2012, he was promoted to Hotel Manager. He took his first General Manager role in 2013 at Park Hyatt Siem Reap in Cambodia, where he stayed for 2 years. Since 2015, Sholto held the position of General Manager at Hyatt Regency Perth, before joining the Great Scotland Yard team.