Chan Bee Hong
Appointed Senior Vice President, Finance
At Pan Pacific Hotels Group in Singapore, Singapore
As part of PPHG's corporate leadership team, Bee Hong will be heading its finance and information technology functions. Bee Hong brings over 20 years of finance experience in the hotel industry and was previously Vice President, Finance and Corporate Services as well as Vice President, Operations for Singapore and Thailand for the Furama Hotel Group.
Bee Hong, who started her career with Coopers & Lybrand, ventured into the hospitality industry in 1995 with her first role at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore as Senior Chief Accountant. Subsequent progressions saw her taking up roles including Financial Controller for Rasa Sentosa Resort, Singapore and what was formerly Traders Hotel Singapore.
Lothar Nessmann, Chief Executive Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group, said, "We're very happy to welcome Bee Hong to our leadership team. Finance is a critical function especially for an asset owner and management company like PPHG, and she is a wonderful addition to the team for her experience and competence in her field. More than that, Bee Hong stands out for her warmth and sincerity and walks the talk when it comes to living PPHG's core values. She is a shining example of our female leadership and we are very pleased to have her on the team as we continue growing as a company. I am confident that Bee Hong will do well in her new role and energise, inspire and grow her team."
Over the next three years, PPHG will unveil several stunning new builds including Pan Pacific London (2020), Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Jakarta (2020), Pan Pacific Nha Trang Resort (2021), PARKROYAL Jakarta and PARKROYAL Serviced Suites Jakarta (2022) as well as two additional resorts in Melaka (2019) and Langkawi (2020).