Marriott International has made several new appointments to its Asia Pacific (excluding China) leadership team – Christina Chan as its chief financial officer, and John Toomey as its chief sales and marketing officer.
Chan, a 23-year veteran of the company, will oversee finance operations, asset management, compliance and owner relations; while providing counsel for the administrative finance, business analysis, and feasibility teams in the region.
Having been with the company for 27 years, Toomey will oversee the consumer strategy for Marriott International in the region in his new role, which includes brand management, marketing, sales, distribution, revenue management, loyalty, customer experience, digital and communications.
Andrew Newmark has also been appointed chief human resources officer, Asia Pacific (excluding China). With more than 30 years with Marriott, Newmark has been tasked with strengthening Marriott’s ‘People first’ culture and ensuring the business attracts, engages, and develops best-in-class talent and leaders at all levels.
Lastly, with over 25 years of experience in the industry, Oriol Montal has been appointed managing director, luxury, Asia Pacific (excluding China). This newly-created role underscores the company’s commitment to the growth and leadership of its luxury brand portfolio which include The Ritz-Carlton, Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Bulgari Hotels & Resorts, St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, EDITION, The Luxury Collection, JW Marriott and W Hotels Worldwide.