Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG) has appointed Thomas Zhong as vice president, operations support and pre-openings.
Zhong’s immediate responsibility is to oversee the opening of Pan Pacific Beijing in China and Pan Pacific Yangon in Myanmar, which are scheduled to open in 2Q and 3Q this year respectively, followed by Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Puteri Harbour, Johor and Parkroyal Langkawi Resort and Pan Pacific London.
He was most recently the director for performance management at the Singapore corporate office of Raffles Hotels and Resorts, where he spent five years.
The Singaporean national has worked with travel and hospitality brands such as Leading Hotels of the World, Fine Hotels and Resorts and GHM Hotels and Resorts. He also has experience in hotel openings for The Setai Miami, The Heritage House in California, Raffles Hainan and The Nam Hai in Vietnam; and supported the pre-openings of Raffles Istanbul and Raffles Jakarta.