SINGAPORE, 22 November 2021: General Hotel Management Ltd
has appointed Clement Koh as the group’s first executive vice president for
sales and marketing.
In this newly created role, Koh will continue to oversee
GHM’s strategic expansion of its distinctive collection of stylish luxury
properties, as well as brand development campaigns and new commercial
initiatives to support the company’s rapid growth momentum.
A veteran commercial and branding specialist, Koh has held
senior leadership positions at Mandarin Oriental Group in Hong Kong and Minor
International in Thailand.
He previously served as GHM’s vice president of sales of
marketing and presided over corporate strategic, branding and communications
Koh’s promotion marks a new milestone in GHM’s development
as the group prepares to introduce a new lifestyle brand in 2022 and embarks on
an expansion plan.
Set to launch in time for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, GHM
will unveil The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort in Doha, Qatar, in the second
half of next year. As part of the group’s pipeline of eight new properties, The
Chedi EI Gouna on the Red Sea in Egypt and The Chedi Aquarius Koh Chang in
Thailand are also slated for opening in the near future.
Since 1992 has built a portfolio that The Chedi AI Bait, Sharjah, UAE, The Chedi Muscat, Oman, The Chedi Andermatt, Switzerland and The Chedi Hotel and Residences Luštica Bay, Montenegro. With eight projects in the pipeline, plans for the brand to globally continue its legacy include the highly anticipated The Chedi Kudavillingili in the Maldives and The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort in Doha, Qatar.