Scott Wang will take up the mantle as Travelzoo’s head of strategy, Asia-Pacific, and general manager, Greater China, come May 22, 2019.
In the newly created role, Wang is responsible for developing and executing Travelzoo’s growth strategy in Asia-Pacific to reach profitability. Based in Hong Kong, he will also oversee daily operations of the business in Greater China with profit and loss responsibility as general manager, Greater China.
The industry veteran has 15 years of international experience in strategy development, market expansion and sales execution.
He joins Travelzoo from academic publishing company Wiley, where he worked for five years as vice president international development in Asia Pacific and China country head.
Earlier from 2010 to 2014, Wang worked for Thomson Reuters as vice president of corporate development & strategy in Asia Pacific and head of go-to-market operations & market development in China.