NEW EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS AT THE LANGHAM, HONG KONG
Paul Ng - Director of Human Resources
Paul joins The Langham to oversee recruitment, compensation and benefits, employment relations, quality management and employee development. He has over 20 years experience in human resources and was previously the Director of Human Resources for W Hong Kong and Hyatt International Hotels and Resorts. He holds a Master of Business Administration from University of Leicester, United Kingdom.
“Paul’s team will be focusing on forming and regulating staffing strategies to cope with the company’s strategic goals to elevate our human capital, on which any hotel depends,” said Bob van den Oord, Managing Director of the Langham, Hong Kong.
Catherine Sum - Director of Sales-MICE
With more than 13 years experience in hospitality sales, Catherine has built up an impressive list of accomplishments with luxury hospitality brands in Hong Kong, including Shangri-La Hong Kong, Four Seasons Hong Kong and the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group. Prior to joining The Langham, Catherine was the Director of Business Development-Corporate for Island Shangri-La Hong Kong. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia.
Stella Chan - Director of Sales- Leisure
A veteran in hospitality sales, Stella brings more than 13 years of solid hotel experience to her new role as Director of Sales – Leisure. Prior to that, she held a number of senior positions at sister properties, Langham Place, Mongkok as Director of Sales – Corporate and Eaton, Hong Kong as Director of Sales. In her new capacity, Stella will be responsible for exploring new business opportunities, developing potential markets and enhancing relationships with business partners. She completed a Bachelor Degree of Arts in Hotel and Restaurant Management in International College of Hospitality Management, Switzerland.
Managing Director Mr. Bob van den Oord says: “We are delighted to welcome Paul, Catherine and Stella to The Langham family. I believe with their collective experience, specialist hospitality knowledge and leadership skills we are strengthening our taskforce to further elevate the hotel’s overall performance standards to an even higher level.”
About The Langham
The Langham, Hong Kong is an elegant European-style haven in the heart of vibrant Kowloon. Situated next to the “Rodeo Drive of Hong Kong”, the hotel is surrounded by the luxury stores of designer labels. The property’s 495 luxurious rooms and suites finished with luxurious fabrics, hardwood floors, hand-woven carpets, and silk drapes, no detail in these accommodations has been overlooked. Each room is also equipped with state-of-the-art hi-tech amenities, including a 37” flat-screen TV, iHome audio deck and wireless broadband internet connection. Attractions range from the rooftop pool down to the award-winning Michelin starred T’ang Court restaurant.