Barry Francis has been appointed as General Manager of The Wilder Townhouse, the residents only Townhouse in the heart of Dublin.
The Malahide native brings with him a wealth of experience in the hospitality sector that spans 25 years. He and his brothers worked in the sector in London during the late nineties, and Barry cut his teeth as a luggage porter for the Fore Crest, Regent’s Park, before building a career in hospitality management.
Barry has previously worked with The Park Plaza London Hotel Group as Regional Revenue Manager, before making the move back home to Dublin in 2006 to work with The Dylan Hotel. His time at The Dylan culminated in Barry’s appointment as General Manager.
Speaking about his appointment as General Manager of The Wilder, Barry said: “It is a great pleasure and opportunity to have joined the team here at The Wilder Townhouse as General Manager. It’s a beautiful property, steeped in history, lovingly restored and I am excited about the future and opportunities that this appointment will present.”