Committee of Hotel Management and Tourism
Mr. Wong See Fai Darren
Group Financial Controller, Marco Polo Hotels
Mr. Darren Wong has been in the hotel industry for almost 30 years and is currently the group financial controller of Marco Polo Hotel Group. During his career, he also worked for Mandarin Oriental and Shangri-la and has extensive and in-depth knowledge about the hotel industry.
Mr. Tim Cheung
Director of Operations Analysis, Langham Hospitality Group
Mr. Tim Cheung is the Director of Operations Analysis of Langham Hospitality Group (LHG) playing the role to seek for improvement in business and hotel operations. Prior to joining LHG, Tim held positions of Area Financial Controller, Project Financial Controller and senior position in the Internal Audit Department in Shangri-La International Hotel Management Limited.
He was the Deputy Vice President – Finance of Hotel Division in Sun Hung Kai Property Limited. He worked with The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company for 15 years as Area Director of Finance for Asia Pacific Region. His previous experiences also include 14 years with The Regent Hotel Hong Kong, Sheraton Hotel Hong Kong and he started his hotel career with The Ambassador Hotel in 1971. Mr. Cheung is holder of LLB (Hons) laws degree and BBA (Acct) degree. He conducted ad hoc teachings in university and education institutes in Hong Kong.
Mr. Ho Voi Sam Andy
Financial Controller, Novotel Century Hong Kong
Mr. Ho Vai Sam Andy possesses more than 30 years’ solid experience in financial management and accounting within the hotel industry. Mr. Ho is now the Financial Controller of Novotel Century Hong Kong who is responsible for the planning, directing and controlling of all accounting activities with the compliance of standard accounting systems and procedures.
Mr. Tommy Kwan Sai Kwong
Financial Controller, Island Shangri-La
Mr. Tommy Kwan is currently the Financial Controller of Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong. He has been working with the Shangri-La Group since 1996. Previously, he was the Area Financial Controller of Shangri-La based in Shanghai since 2004 until he moved back to his home town – Hong Kong in late 2009. Mr Kwan has over 30 years’ experience in hospitality industry. He has worked in Hong Kong, Macau, Saipan and PR China and held senior financial positions in various luxury hotel groups.
Mr. Patric Lee
Financial Controller, AMC of Shangri La Hotels and Resorts
Currently the Financial Controller at AMC of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, Mr. Patric Lee started his career at Regal Meridien Hotel and has been serving various renowned hotel groups in the field since 1980’s. Apart from being a seasoned practitioner in the hospitality industry,
Mr. Michael Mak Chi Ho
Financial Controller, Harbour Plaza Metropolis
Director of Finance
Regal Airport Hotel
Mr. Michael Mak, FCMA, FIPA, FFA, HKICPA-IA is the Director of Finance in the Regal Airport Hotel and has over 32 years hotel experience in Hong Kong, Beijing and Macau. Before joining Regal Hotels Group, he was with New World Group, Mandarin Group, Langham Group, Harbour Plaza Group and Wharf Group. Currently is the Secretary & Executive Committee Member of the Hotel Controllers & Accountant Association and also Education & Technical Sub Committee in the association.
Ms. Wong Chi Nam Frances
Group Director of Sales, Regal Hotels International
Ms. Wang Chi Nam, Frances is holding two positions at Regal Hotels International since 2009. The Group Director of Sales – Business Development at corporate level and Executive Assistant Manager – Sales & Marketing of Regal Kowloon Hotel.
Prior to joining the Regal Group, Ms. Wang has over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry specialized in sales & marketing, strategic planning, operations and control. Ms. Wang received her Master degree of Business Administration from the University of Birmingham, UK in 2012 and Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA.