Wyndham Motels & Resorts has introduced two key appointments to its Asia Pacific growth group.
Matt Holmes has been promoted to go of growth for south-east Asia & Pacific Rim (SEAPR).
Based mostly in Gold Coast, Australia, he’ll lead a group of builders to drive the event technique for Wyndham Motels & Resorts by means of the growth of its managed and franchised resorts portfolio throughout the SEAPR sub-region.
Holmes brings with him twenty years of expertise within the tourism sector, out of which 13 years have been spent with Wyndham.
Since 2016 he has served as director of growth, Australasia the place he performed a major function in driving the regional presence which incorporates the introduction of the Wyndham Grand and Wyndham Backyard manufacturers in Australia in addition to the launch of the TRYP by Wyndham model in New Zealand.
Previous to his function with Wyndham Motels & Resorts in Australasia, Holmes spent two years with RCI Pacific and 6 years with RCI Europe primarily based in London.
On the similar time, Eudo Chan has been appointed director of growth for SEAPR.
Based mostly in Singapore, he shall be chargeable for growth alternatives inside Indochina.
Chan beforehand held growth roles with Onyx Hospitality Group and Radisson Lodge Group, in addition to operational roles at Park Hyatt Chicago and Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi.
Joon Aun Ooi, president, Asia Pacific, Wyndham Motels & Resorts, stated: “These appointments will reinforce the energy of our growth group as we proceed to drive development alternatives for Wyndham Motels & Resorts throughout Asia Pacific.
“Matt has a strong observe document in resort growth, and I’m assured that his sturdy enterprise acumen and management abilities will make him well-placed to guide the event group as we enter a brand new chapter of development.
“Together with Eudo’s vital expertise and relationships within the Indochina market, we’re properly set to proceed our profitable growth technique that can improve our price proposition for our house owners and companions throughout the area.”
In Asia Pacific, Wyndham Motels & Resorts presently operates over 1,500 resorts throughout 12 industry-leading manufacturers in roughly 20 nations and territories.