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Clement Teo Appointed General Manager
of Millennium Hongqiao Hotel, Shanghai

January 2008 - Millennium & Copthorne International Ltd (MCIL), a Singapore-based hospitality management company that manages more than 110 hotels, announces the appointment of Mr Clement Teo as General Manager of Millennium Hongqiao Hotel, Shanghai.

A Singapore citizen, Teo joins the hotel from Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore where he had served as Hotel Manager.  With over 20 years experience in the hospitality industry, Teo has worked with several international deluxe hotels such as Shangri-la Hotel, Singapore, The Westin Stamford and the Westin Plaza, Shangri-la’s Rasa Sentosa Resort and the historic Goodwood Park Hotel.

In his new appointment, Teo will report to Mr Tan Kim Seng, Senior Vice President, Operations, Asia of MCIL and will be responsible for all aspects of the hotel operations.

“I’m delighted to be part of this outstanding hotel, the first Millennium Hotel in China,” Teo said.  “I look forward to this opportunity of leading the Millennium Hongqiao Hotel team towards achieving our revenue goals and service excellence.”

Teo will greatly add value to the Millennium Hongqiao Hotel Shanghai and the MCIL with his extensive track record of demonstrating hands-on, revenue driven approach, solid leadership, teamsmanship as well as enthusiasm and passion for operational excellence. 

As the first Millennium Hotel in China, Millennium Hongqiao Hotel Shanghai is an impressive 5-star international hotel located minutes away from Shanghai Mart, INTEX and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and in the city’s business district, shopping, plush residential and entertainment area. This contemporary 369-room-and-suite hotel provides the ideal venue for both discerning business and leisure travellers.  The hotel was awarded as one of “2007 Best New Opening Hotel in China” by the 4th Golden Pillow Award of China Hotels’ recently.

Millennium & Copthorne International Limited (a subsidiary of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc and member of the Singapore-based Hong Leong Group) owns and operates hotel properties in seven countries in Asia. Globally, the UK-headquartered Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc owns and operates more than 110 hotels, making it one of the largest owned and managed hotel groups in the world.


Stephen Chan
Executive Assistant Manager
Tel: +86 21 6208 5888 ext. 73102

Also See: John Sartain Appointed General Manager of Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore / November 2007
Millennium & Copthorne International Limited Appoints Michael Sengol as Executive Vice President, Asia Pacific / August 2006


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