Wharf Hotels has appointed Walter Ng as group director business development.
Reporting to the vice president, finance and business development, Ng will lead the business development team to explore new business opportunities, leasing, investments, acquisitions and hotel management agreements.
A seasoned hospitality executive, Ng has 15 years of development experience and has directed numerous international real estate and hotel-focused mixed-use opportunities. His expertise includes hotel pre-opening planning and operations; acquisition and disposition; capital improvement and renovation; and contract negotiation.
He has held various senior positions in Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore and New York, including roles with Marriott, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, and Far East Organization.