Managing Director, Asia Pacific
With a great passion for the online travel & distribution industry, Christine has gained over 25 years of leadership experience in this industry. She builds and maintains solid, effective client relationships and has garnered a successful track record in assisting organisations position themselves profitably in this ever-changing technological environment.
Her motivation is derived from her sense of purpose which is to continuously boost confidence and build a strong tribe within the organisation. She builds high performing teams by providing clear directions, fostering collaboration and challenging status quo. She believes that when teams are connected and empowered, they will take ownership and lead the change, to propel the organisation forward.
Christine leads the D-EDGE Hospitality Solutions Asia team as Managing Director, Asia Pacific.
VP Strategic Sales & Account Management APAC
Kim is a digital marketer and a revenue & reputation management strategist with approximately 20 years of hospitality experience in Asia. Throughout that time, she actively gains new knowledge in the hospitality world and continuously engages with new and existing clients to grow their business.
The VP of Strategic Sales & Account Management in the Asia Pacific region for D-EDGE Hospitality Solutions, Kim’s overall responsibilities include the development and execution of sales strategies as well as to oversee the management of existing accounts.
Kim has held leadership roles in international hotels solution providers and has successfully collaborated with leading hotel chains globally.
Director of Sales & Account Management, Thailand
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 businesses.
Account Manager & Hotel Ad Specialist
Zac is currently an Account Manager and Hotel Ads Specialist at Google. In this role, Zac manages the accounts and relationships for some of the largest hoteliers and OTAs in Southeast Asia, Japan, and India. Prior to Google, Zac spent 5 years as a management consultant and has worked on with some of the largest companies in Southeast Asia on topics ranging from market entry to mergers and acquisitions. Zac holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Cambridge.
Area Vice President, Asia Pacifc
Rachel Grier is the Managing Director, Asia Pacific for IDeaS – A SAS COMPANY, responsible for growing IDeaS Asia business and enhancing the company’s leading brand reputation in the dynamic Asian hospitality sector.
Rachel possesses a combination of successful leadership experiences in enterprise software and hospitality sales and marketing. With more than two decades of experience, she has a record of growing businesses in the regional hospitality and travel sectors across a range of established and emerging markets in Asia, Pacific and the Middle East.
She was previously the Senior Vice President Sales, Asia Pacific and the Middle East for hotel central reservations leader Pegasus Solutions.
With 20 years’ experience in the tourism industry, Ivan is a seasoned hospitality professional. He first started to work with SE Asia in 2006 before moving permanently to Bangkok in 2010. Since then, he has been leading various projects in the travel sector in APAC, both offline and online. In 2017, Ivan joined The Hotels Network to head up sales in APAC. His role involves working closely with hoteliers to optimise website conversion and increase both direct bookings and ADR.
General Manager, APAC
Daniel is a senior business leader with 10 years of experience in Asia & Singaporean PR. He is passionate about creating and developing relationships to drive value through data-driven strategies.
Business Development Manager
Korakot Kanchanapairoj or just “KK” spent 12 years optimising travel supply sales conversion for OTAs and DMCs. He is now with PayPal partnering with Thai travel merchants enhancing conversions at the payment layer of E-Commerce conversion funnel for Travel merchants.