Luxury Escapes has appointed Rajah Chaudhry head of Asia, a newly created position, after recently establishing presence in Singapore, Hong Kong and India.
Rajah will oversee the Australian travel website’s expanding Asian operations, focusing on overall growth and key sales strategies for the region.
He brings over 16 years of experience in business development and finance and has been based in Asia for over 11 years. He recently co-founded Paycelerate, touted as Asia-Pacific’s first accelerated payments marketplace, and ChinaScope Financial, an integrated provider of China-focused financial analytics business intelligence.
Prior to that, Rajah held senior investment banking roles with Deutsche Bank and Renaissance Capital, focused on corporate finance advisory in Asia-Pacific across a range of sectors.