Industry Update
Appointment 9 July 2018

Helen Tan

Named hotel manager
At HK properties of Marco Polo Hotels in Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)

Helen Tan

Marco Polo Hotels - Hong Kong has appointed Helen Tan as hotel manager of its three Hong Kong properties: Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel, Prince Hotel and Gateway Hotel. In her new role, Tan will be assisting the general manager in supervising the operations departments of all three properties and managing their day-to-day operations. 

She was most recently with Marriott International as the pre-opening executive assistant manager - F&B of The Sanya Edition in China. Tan brings more than 25 years of knowledge and hospitality industry experience to the table. She has worked with several international brands, including Marina Bay Sands, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts and The Ritz-Carlton Millennia Singapore.

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