Peter has more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry. He joined the Company from Hard Rock International as Area Vice President of Hotel Operations – Asia Pacific, where he oversaw a pipeline of development projects in the region, expanding managed operations in China and Southeast Asia. He has established and led a regional support team to ensure marketing, sales and operational support is provided to all operating units and critical path support for pre-opening projects.
Prior to that, Peter worked for Swire Hotels, where he was first General Manager – Projects and Development based in Hong Kong corporate office. His role was to focus on development pipeline and future hotel projects from early feasibility studies, all the way to pre/post opening operation support. Subsequently, he was relocated to Beijing and became Area General Manager to oversee operations of both The Opposite House and EAST, Beijing.
Other major hotel groups for which Peter worked for include Raffles Hotels, Taj Hotels and Aman Resorts. During his career, he has worked in locations such as Australia, China, French Polynesia, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Maldives, Seychelles, Switzerland and The United Kingdom, and he is a British national.