Hotel Digital Lab

Speakers

Pierre-Charles Grob

Managing Director, Asia FASTBOOKING

Agenda 2:00pm

Pierre-Charles Grob

In 2001, Pierre-Charles Grob started his career with Accor in New York, where he contributed to the creation of the marketing department in North America for the Sofitel and Novotel brands. While still in New York, he joined the Monaco Tourist Office to promote this destination and its luxury hotels. Returning to Europe, Pierre-Charles was first at the Monte-Carlo SBM Group in various roles – sales, marketing and e-distribution; and subsequently joined FASTBOOKING in 2010. He began by leading revenue optimisation for the company and rose rapidly to manage operations in Europe thereafter. Since 2014 Pierre-Charles has been FASTBOOKING’s Director for Asia, based in Singapore.

Inigo Mallona

Country Manager, Thailand FASTBOOKING

Agenda 2:00pm

Inigo Mallona

Inigo Mallona is responsible for the development of sales for FASTBOOKING in Thailand since 2016. He is an experienced professional in online accommodation and distribution of global bed-banks. He has taken on management roles in sales, contracting, yielding on chain and hotel level for MEAPAC region for the last six years. He graduated in Global MBA from ESIC and Shanghai Universities.

Oliver Shih

Traffic Acquisition Manager, Asia FASTBOOKING

Agenda 2:15pm

Oliver Shih

Oliver Shih is a Digital Marketing Specialist whose focus is on driving Ad campaigns which drive ROI.  He gained his expertise in France working with start-ups, agencies and e-commerce websites companies and thereafter moved to Asia to start an entrepreneurship journey.
He joined FASTBOOKING in January 2018 as its Traffic Acquisition Manager assisting hotels to drive traffic and to increase their revenues.

Beata Bicza

Business Leader, Travel Google

Agenda 2:30pm

Beata Bicza

Currently based in Singapore, Beata has been at Google for three years and is responsible for scaling Travel Vertical Search products (Flight Search, Hotel Ads, Destinations, Google Trips) with special focus on Hotel Ads, across APAC. Beata has been working in the international travel industry & in digital marketing for 10+ years in Spain, Argentina and Ireland and she moved to Singapore from Dublin 1 year ago. Beata holds a degree in Travel and Business Management.

Alex Tan

VP Sales & Operations APAC TrustYou

Agenda 2:45pm

Alex Tan

Alex Tan joined the TrustYou’s Singapore team, with the task of overseeing and managing all operations in the region of APAC and amplifying TrustYou’s market presence and product portfolio.
Alex has previously worked as Director of Sales at WorldHotels, Pegasus Solutions and Carlson Wagonlit Travel and GTA. Prior to joining TrustYou, Alex was the Director of Hotel Solutions for the APAC region at HRS.

James Dickson

Regional Account Director, APAC IDeaS Revenue Solutions

Agenda 3:00pm

James Dickson

James Dickson is the Regional Account Director for IDeaS Asia Pacific Region, focuses on helping hotels choose the best Revenue Management Solutions and Services; better forecast, price and position themselves in the marketplace and grow their revenue. He is a Canadian who started with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts in their Room Division in various roles. He implemented Micros-Fidelio PMS in North America, then returned to operations as Director of Rooms and Operations in Canada and then as a Resident Manager in Thailand. Prior to joining IDeaS, James was with a CRS Provider and Amadeus in their Hotel Technology based out of Thailand.

Yuwadee Charoenporn

Account Manager, Thailand FASTBOOKING

Agenda 3:15pm

Yuwadee Charoenporn

A professional with over 15 years of experience within the hospitality industry in Revenue Management, Digital Marketing, Sales and Marketing. Yuwadee has a great passion for the online business.

Ivan Cintado

Sales Manager, APAC The Hotels Network

Agenda 3:30pm

Ivan Cintado

Ivan Cintado is the Sales Manager of The Hotels Network in APAC Region. He has vast experience in Sales, marketing and Operations both in tour Operation and Hospitality.
Ivan has more than 15 years of experience in the Travel Industry as well as leadership and mentoring experience in project development and implementation. 

Mike Goldenberg

Senior Vice President of Business Solutions Cendyn

Agenda 3:45pm

Mike Goldenberg

Mike Goldenberg is Senior Vice President of Business Solutions at Cendyn. With over 20 years in the hospitality business, Mike is responsible for helping drive Cendyn’s growth and expansion across the globe.
Mike is currently serving as General Manager of Asia Pacific, splitting his time between Singapore and Sydney, where he oversees Cendyn’s rapidly growing presence in the region.

Santisuk Vuttara

Director of Sales & Marketing Bangna Pride Hotel & Residence

Agenda 4:00pm

Santisuk Vuttara

With more than 20 years experience in Sales and Marketing with international hotel chains, Santisuk pursues her passion for building a successful Thai independent hotel and has led significant transformation with the increase in profit to the company.

Christine Tan

SVP Strategic Sales & Account Management, APAC FASTBOOKING

Agenda 4:15pm

Christine Tan

Christine Tan is the Senior Vice President Strategic Sales & Account Management APAC where she has overall responsibilities for the development and execution of sales strategies for FASTBOOKING in the Asia Pacific region.
Prior to her current position, she has over 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and account management, central reservation operations, revenue optimisation and distribution. She has held leadership roles at companies across the travel distribution value chain including Trust International, ANA Hotels International, Pegasus Solutions and Whale Media.

Venue

Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn

Surasak 1, Level 11
33/1 Sathon Tai Rd, Khwaeng Yan Nawa,
Khet Sathon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120,
Thailand

Tel: +66 2 210 8100 Official site: Official site  |  How to get there?

Contact

Wong Yin Yin

Marketing & Communication Director, Asia
FASTBOOKING

yywong@fastbooking.net
+65 6223 2730

Inigo Mallona

Country Manager, Thailand
FASTBOOKING

imallona@fastbooking.net
+66 8 7629 5839