On the Move

A new lead for Outrigger’s Mauritius and Maldives Resorts

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | September 25, 2017
Frederic De Marcy Chelin has been appointed to the newly created role of area director of sales and marketing – Indian Ocean.

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has named Michael Parker as managing director of its first China resort, Rosewood Sanya

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 04, 2016

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has named Michael Parker as managing director of its first China resort, Rosewood Sanya Meetings & Conventions Asia Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has named Michael Parker as managing director of its first China resort, Rosewood Sanya, which will open in

Melvin Lim moves to Marina Mandarin Singapore as General Manager

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 04, 2016

Melvin Lim moves to Marina Mandarin Singapore as General Manager Meetings & Conventions Asia Previously Area General Manager for Far East Hospitality, managing operations and profitability for Orchard Parade Hotel, The Elizabeth Singapore and The Quincy Hotel, Melvin Lim is now gene

K.B. Kachru has been appointed chairman emeritus and principal advisor of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, South Asia.

by Meetings & Convention Asia | November 04, 2016

K.B. Kachru has been appointed chairman emeritus and principal advisor of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, South Asia. Meetings & Convention Asia Most recently, he was a mentor to Raj Rana, CEO, South Asia, of the Group since 2013. The industry veteran has received many accolades such a

Doug Anderson has joined American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) as CEO.

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 04, 2016

Doug Anderson has joined American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) as CEO. Doug Anderson has joined American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) as CEO. With more than 30 years of global management experience, including a nine-year stint as CEO of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, he has b

Stefan Leser

by M&C Asia | June 29, 2016
Jumeirah Group welcomes Stefan Leser as group chief executive of the company.

Anne Scott

by M&C Asia | June 29, 2016
General manager of The St. Regis Sanya Yalong Bay Resort in Hainan Island, China, Anne Scott, has taken on the role of general manager for the much-anticipated The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur Hotel and Residences.

Bastien Blanc

by M&C Asia | June 29, 2016
FRHI Hotels & Resorts has appointed Bastien Blanc as vice president, sales and marketing, MEAI (Middle East, Africa and India). 

Michel Molliet

by M&C Asia | June 29, 2016
AccorHotels’ Michel Molliet takes over the role of chief operating officer for Greater China from Paul Richardson who will be the chief commercial officer.

Dirk Fuehrer

by M&C Asia | June 29, 2016
Dirk Fuehrer joins Worldhotels as chief executive officer, bringing with him a wealth of industry-specific experience with senior roles at Steigenberger Hotel Group, Hilton, Carlson Rezidor and Starwood.

Camilla Chiam

April 22, 2016
Joining Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group as vice president, PR and communications is hospitality veteran Camilla Chiam. She takes on a strategic role that will lead her team in developing and implementing plans to increase the visibility of the group and its brands.

Kelly Kuhn & Kai Chan

by M&C Asia | April 22, 2016
Carlson Wagonlit Travel’s president of Asia Pacific – Kelly Kuhn – takes on the role of president for Europe, Middle East and Africa and Global Partners Network. She will be based in London.

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