PATA has promoted Ben Montgomery to regional director-Greater Mekong and has appointed Ivy Chee as regional director-East Asia, effective June 16. Both Montgomery and Chee will play the leading role in PATA Chapter coordination in their respective areas.
Montgomery will promote PATA’s Next Gen range of membership benefits and engineer opportunities for the association and its members in the Greater Mekong Region. These responsibilities come in addition to her existing role in PATA Chapter development.
A Thai national, Montgomery previously worked in sales and marketing roles for Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Shangri-La Hotel Bangkok and Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok.
Chee, who is PATA Chapter coordinator for Brunei, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore, is also responsible for membership development for East Asia.
Prior to joining PATA, Chee was regional senior business development manager at Wego Singapore and digital ad sales manager at Singapore Press Holdings.