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One week until AOCAP 2013 – Speaker Focus: Jumeirah, Hyatt, Yoo Hotels

Secure your place for AOCAP 2013 for just US$995 The AOCAP 2013 delegate pass includes one and a half days of fully engaging Plenary Sessions, all coffee breaks, buffet lunch on both days, as well as an exclusive Cocktail Party and Harbour Lights show hosted in the world’s highest cocktail bar, the Ritz-Carlton’s Ozone on the evening of Tuesday, 15th October.
GORDON CHAN
VICE PRESIDENT LEGAL - ASIA PACIFIC
HYATT RESORTS & HOTELS

Gordon Chan serves as Vice President – Legal, Asia Pacific for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts. Based in Hong Kong, Gordon oversees all legal matters across hotel operations and advises on new hotel development projects in the region.

Prior to joining Hyatt Hotels in 2008 as in-house counsel based in Hong Kong, Gordon was practising law in major legal firms for more than a decade. With a focus on cross-border real estate development and acquisitions, including hotel management and branded residential projects, Gordon gained a wealth of experience while working in Hong Kong, London and Beijing throughout his career..

MARCO NIJHOF
CEO
YOO HOTELS

As a founding member of yoo Hotels (yoo Collection and yoo2 brands), Marco Nijhof brings to the company some of the most extensive and diverse hotel industry expertise in the world, with more than 30 years’ experience in the development, management and ownership of hotels.

With a career that began at 16, Marco climbed the ranks to become one of the world’s youngest General Managers of a Grand Hyatt hotel. Marco has since grown his career to become one of the world’s leading authorities on hotel development, management and ownership, with an outstanding track record in high volume, multi-site operations across 19 countries and five continents...

PAUL WISTE
REGIONAL DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT DESIGN ASIA PACIFIC
JUMEIRAH GROUP

Paul Matthew Wiste is the Regional Director of Development – Design: Asia Pacific for Jumeirah Group. Based in the Jumeirah Asia Pacific Development headquarters in Singapore, he is responsible for overall design analysis, management, and direction for all pipeline projects within the Asia Pacific portfolio.

Prior to moving to Singapore in 2010 Paul began his career with Jumeirah in Dubai in 2007 with a similar focus on the Asia Pacific portfolio. He was first professionally employed in the Asia Pacific region in 1996; and had his introduction to hotel design on the Ian Schrager Sanderson Hotel project in London in 1998...

For further information please contact the organisers at info@aocap.org