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.

Marriott adds new GM to pre-opening team

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | August 31, 2017
With nearly three decades of hospitality industry experience, Peter Khong joins Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena’s pre-opening team as general manager.

Tour East Australia welcomes Jeff Skinner as new GM

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | August 31, 2017
Jeff Skinner will join Tour East Australia as its new general manager, based in the company’s Sydney office.

CWT appoints new MD in fast growing APAC region

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | August 21, 2017

CWT appoints new MD in fast growing APAC region Meetings & Conventions Asia Bindu Bhatia has been promoted to managing director, Asia Pacific at Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), succeeding Kai Chan who has made significant contributions during her five-year tenure.  In her new pos

Regent Hotels appoints a new MD

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | August 21, 2017
Mark Keith has been appointed managing director at Regent Hotels Group, with the group proceeding with plans to expand its portfolio under its Regent Hotels & Resorts, Silks Place and Just Sleep Hotels brands.

SingEx’ Aloysius Arlando flies regional flag at AIPC

by Meeting & Conventions Asia | July 14, 2017
SingEx Holdings Pte Ltd (SingEx)’s chief executive officer, Aloysius Arlando, has been elected President of the Brussels-based Association Internationale des Palais de Congres (AIPC), or the International Association of Convention Centres, as its first-ever Asian leader.

CWT has a new MD, his name is Michael Ryan

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | July 13, 2017

Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed Michael Ryan as managing director for Australia and New Zealand. Ryan, who will be based in Sydney and report to Kai Chan, CWT’s president for Asia Pacific, will lead a team of nearly 280 people across six locations in Australia and New Zealand. He will be responsible for client satisfaction, client retention and new business.

 

New GM for One World Hotel Petaling Jaya

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | July 11, 2017

One World Hotel Petaling Jaya has appointed Chris Niuh Ban Hock as general manager, replacing Ho Hoy Sum from July 2017. In his new role, he is responsible for the continued success of the hotel, overseeing the day-to-day operations and providing exceptional guest service at the historic property.

Louise Daley has been appointed deputy chief executive officer Asia Pacific for AccorHotels

July 06, 2017
Louise Daley has been appointed deputy chief executive officer Asia Pacific for AccorHotels. She has been with the group for 26 years, relocating to Bangkok in 2002 and returning to  Australia in 2005 when she took on the roles of chief financial officer for AccorHotels Pacific followed by CEO of Accor Advantage Plus (now Accor Plus).

Sofitel Singapore City Centre has named Wouter de Graaf its general manager

July 06, 2017
Sofitel Singapore City Centre, slated to open in Q2 2017, has named Wouter de Graaf its general manager. Born and raised in The Netherlands, de Graaf has over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry and has held senior roles at various international hotels in the U.S. and New Zealand.

Dorsett Hospitality International has promoted Rebecca Kwan to senior vice president of sales – Hong Kong and U.K.

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | July 06, 2017

Dorsett Hospitality International has promoted Rebecca Kwan to senior vice president of sales – Hong Kong and U.K.. In her new role, Kwan, who is also general manager for Lan Kwai Fong Hotel @ Kau U Fong, will partner respective area/general managers and hotel sales teams in Hong Kong and the U.K. regions to develop and implement regional sales strategies.

 

Michael Delargy has been appointed general manager for Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | July 06, 2017
Michael Delargy has been appointed general manager for Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur, where he will be responsible for the strategic direction, guest satisfaction and daily operations of the newly renovated 420-room hotel. Prior to joining the hotel, Delargy spent three years as general manager of The Westin Nanjing, China.

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