In his new role, Lim will be responsible for overseeing the hotel's business performance and spearheading key initiatives.
The hospitality veteran brings with him over three decades of experience in hotel and apartment operations, product innovation, portfolio expansion, talent development and owner relations.
His previous stints include roles at several international hotel chains including Sheraton, Hilton, Regent, Shangri-La, Crowne Plaza; and serviced apartment brands such as the Ascott and Oakwood; in countries like China, Japan, South Korea, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand and Singapore.
Based in Australia, StayWell Hospitality Group (SWHG) is one of the largest
independently owned hotel management groups in the Asia Pacific. SWHG has a
network of 34 properties in the Asia Pacific Region with locations including Sydney,
Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Townsville, Hobart, Launceston and international hotels in
Singapore, Dubai, Indonesia, India and New Zealand with hotels in India, UK and China
currently in development.
16 October 2018 — In his new capacity, to which he brings over 18 years of extensive expertise in financial and operation management in the tourism industry, Speedie will be responsible for StayWell Hospitality Group's overall financial operations in the Middle East, as well as directing strategic investments for the company.
11 July 2018 — StayWell Group Middle East is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin A. Baker as the new Regional Director of StayWell Hospitality Middle East effective August, 2018.
Baker brings with him a wealth of hospitality management experience spanning New Zealand, Beijing, Papua New Guinea, and Australia before moving to Dubai.