Ben Schumacher has been appointed to Wyndham Hotels & Resort’s senior leadership team in the region in his new role as head of operations.
Based in Singapore, Schumacher will lead the hotel operations for both franchised and managed hotels across the region.
Having first joined Wyndham in 2016 as a franchise services manager, Schumacher has been directly responsible for the successful opening of more than 15 hotels in the past few years, including playing an instrumental role in supporting operations in South Korea over the past 12 months. Alongside his team, Schumacher currently services more than 130 franchised hotels within the South-east Asia and Pacific Rim region.
Before joining Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, he undertook several senior operational roles within the hotel industry, and was part of pre-opening teams across Australia and New Zealand for various Hilton Hotels.