Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts has announced that Craig McMahon, a veteran in Asia with more than 20 years' experience in the hospitality industry, will take on the role as Area Director of Sales & Marketing at its latest resort in Thailand, Banyan Tree Krabi.
The appointment comes as the new, luxury 72-key hotel prepares for a Grand Opening on October 24.
Based in Bangkok for more than 12 years, McMahon has carved a niche for himself in independent and boutique luxury resort sales & marketing, having previously worked in senior management positions with Six Senses and Soneva in the Thai capital. McMahon ventured to Thailand from India where he had previously been director of sales at the prestigious Imperial Hotel in New Delhi.
14 December 2019 — Boris Sertic is the new Senior Assistant Vice President, Head of Revenue. He is an accomplished travel industry professional with over 20 years' commercial experience in the fields of pricing, revenue, distribution, group loyalty programmes and fares database.
13 December 2019 — He has recently moved from the consumer tech world where he was the Head of Digital Marketing, Asia Pacific since 2017 and Chief Marketing Officer in Singapore for the Chinese tech giant, Huawei. Prior to it and right after the acquisition by Marriott, he was part of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Asia Pacific (including China) driving social, mobile and emerging technologies for the region.