Research Seminar

Seminar Coordinators: Prof. Wenxi JIANG and Prof. Yizhou XIAO

Advisory Committee

With its aim of becoming a regional center of excellence for hospitality education in Asia, the School of Hotel and Tourism Management recognizes that support from the industry is vital to the success of the School’s mission. The School thus set up an Advisory Committee in May 2000 with the following objectives:

  1. To foster collaboration between the industry and the School.
  2. To provide input and feedback on issues related to curriculum design.
  3. To maximize students’ learning by supporting internship opportunities and encouraging employment opportunities for program graduates.

The current Advisory Committee is comprised of the following members: 

Chairman:

Ms. Sonia Cheng

Chief Executive Officer
Rosewood Hotel Group

Members:

Mr. Peter C. Borer

Director & Chief Operating Officer 
The Hongkong Shanghai Hotels Limited

 

Mr. Guy Bradley

Chief Executive Officer
Swire Properties

 

Mr. Philip N.L.Chen

Managing Director
Hang Lung Properties Limited

 

Ms. Cathy Chu

Tourism Commissioner
The Government of HKSAR 

 

Mr. KK Fung

Managing Director of Greater China
JLL

 

Mr. Goodwin Gaw

Managing Director
Gaw Capital Advisors Limited

 

Dr. Aron Harilela 

Chairman & CEO
Harilela Hotels Limited

 

Ms. Pansy Ho

Managing Director
Shun Tak Holdings Limited

 

Mr. Franz Kraatz

CEO The Mall Group Project Development
The Mall Group Company Limited

 

Mr. Kung Lin-cheng Leo

Chairman
Ocean Park Hong Kong

 

Ms. Paddy W.Y. Lui

Managing Director
Stanford Hotels International Limited

 

Mr. Lui Ting Victor

Executive Director
Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited

 

Mr. Nigel A.A. Summers

Director 
Horwath HTL

 

Mr. David Sun

General Manager
BTG Homeinns Hotels (Group) Co., Ltd.

 

Mr. Matthew Tee Kai Woon

Group Executive Director
Bina Puri Holdings Bhd

 

Mr. David Udell

Group President – Asia Pacific Hyatt International – Asia Pacific Limited

Honorary Advisor:

Mr. Larry M. K. Tchou

Senior Advisor for Greater China Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Member and Secretary:

Prof. David Chan

Director
School of Hotel and Tourism Management, CUHK (ex officio)

  

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