Research Seminar

Seminar Coordinators: Prof. Wenxi JIANG and Prof. Zhenyu GAO

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. Philip N.L.Chen

Managing Director
Hang Lung Properties Limited

Ms. Cathy Chu

Tourism Commissioner
The Government of HKSAR 

 

Mr. Paul Foskey

Executive Vice President
International Hotel Development, Asia/Pacific
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C.

 

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

 

Mrs. Monica Lee-Muller

Managing Director
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

 

Ms. Lynette Chin-yee Leong

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
CapitaLand Commerical Trust Management Limited

 

Ms. Paddy W.Y. Lui

Managing Director
Stanford Hotels International Limited

 

Mr. Lui Ting Victor

Executive Director
Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited

 

 

 

 

Mr. Jean Jacques Reibel

Managing Director
InterContinental Hong Kong

 

Mr. Anthony Ross

Chief Executive Officer, Hospitality & Leisure Division
PT. Lippo Karawaci, Tbk

 

Mr. Nigel A.A. Summers

Director
Horwath HTL

 

Mr. David Sun

Chief Executive Officer
Homeinns Group

 

Mr. Matthew Tee Kai Woon

Group Executive Director
Bina Puri Holdings Bhd

 

Mr. David Udell

Group President – Asia Pacific Hyatt International – Asia Pacific Limited

 

Mr. Charles Woo

Area Managing Director
Hong Kong & Macau Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

 

Mr. Xiaoqiang Zhang

Chief Executive Officer
Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Co. Ltd.

Honorary Advisor:

Mr. Larry M. K. Tchou

Senior Advisor for Greater China Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Member and Secretary:

Prof. Denis Wang

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

 

 

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