Vice President, Strategy – Greater China
|Singapore (April 11, 2005) – InterContinental Hotels Group
has appointed Mr Kieron Ritchard as Vice President, Strategy – Greater
China. Mr. Ritchard is the newest addition to the InterContinental
Hotels Group’s Greater China leadership team and reports directly to
Chief Operating Officer, North Asia, Mr. Edmond Ip.
Mr. Ritchard is a seasoned hospitality executive with extensive international experience in the hotel and tourism industries. During his 12 years of service in leading management consulting firms, he established himself as a specialist advisor to the hotel industry. He was most recently Vice President, Development Asia Pacific, at Le Meridien Hotels and Resorts, a role he has held since January 2002.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Wollongong and completed his MBA at the Australian Graduate School of Management, the postgraduate school of the University of New South Wales and the University of Sydney.
Mr. Ritchard will be based in Shanghai.
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