Ho, Stephen

Adjunct Associate Professor

Contact

School of Hotel and Tourism Management

Room 701, 7/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 8590

stephen.ho@cuhk.edu.hk

Biography

Stephen Ho is President, Asia Pacific, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. In his role, Mr. Ho has strategic oversight of the operating and financial performance of over 240 hotels and resorts with more than 65,000 rooms and over 65,000 associates in 21 countries in Asia Pacific. Prior to this appointment, he was Senior Vice President, Acquisition & Development for Greater China region.

A native of Singapore and a Hong Kong permanent resident, Mr. Ho completed his EMBA degree with the University of Ottawa in Canada. He also possesses a technical diploma from the Singapore Hotel & Catering School, and won numerous culinary medals and awards. Mr. Ho is currently working towards a Master’s degree in Buddhism at the University of Hong Kong, reflecting a deep-seated interest in Eastern Philosophy. Other personal interests include marathon running, cycling, mindful practice, reading, and travelling.