About Us

Allow the allure of sandstone arcades and a soaring glass atrium to welcome you into the pinnacle of definitive luxury. Nestled in the renowned dress circle of Circular Quay with unparalleled views across the harbour city, InterContinental Sydney has been an icon of choice for more than 30 years. From exceptional service to cultural craftsmanship, InterContinental collides old-world wonder with a brilliantly cosmopolitan vibe offering guests an elegant window into the luxury of travel as it should be.

Meet Jörg Böckeler, General Manager, Mulpha Hotels Australia

Jörg joined InterContinental Sydney as General Manager in 2013, concurrently being appointed as Area General Manager of Mulpha Hotels Australia – owner of InterContinental Sydney and InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort. An accomplished international luxury hotelier, German- born Jörg has more than 30 years’ experience in hotels and hospitality, holding executive roles at flagship hotels across Europe, Africa and Australia. In addition to his broad knowledge and experience of the InterContinental brand, for the past 25 years Jörg has been active in the philanthropic arena with a particular focus on fund raising for HIV research and HIV education.

Jörg has been appointed Director of the Board, for the German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce and is an active Member of the Board for the TAA, NSW. In addition, Jörg is a Governor of the American Chamber of Commerce, a Counsellor of the European Australian Business Council and is the President of La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, Chapter NSW. On the home front, Jörg is described as both focused and refreshingly funny, holding a deep-rooted philosophy of inspiring others. With a multitude of hobbies, Jörg describes his key passions as spending time his family, fine tuning his piano skills and getting involved with the outdoors.