Mandarin Oriental, Singapore is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Christopher Kang as the hotel’s new Director of Commercial Strategy. Christopher’s hospitality career spans over 20 years, and he brings a wealth of experience to his new role, where he will be primarily responsible for spearheading and driving the hotel’s commercial strategy to maximise growth. Christopher’s most recent position was as Director of Sales and Marketing at Shangri-La, Singapore from 2012 to 2016. His responsibility included overseeing the Serviced Apartments and Residences Sales, which further broadened his management expertise.
Christopher holds a series of qualifications, including a Diploma in Sales and Marketing from the Marketing Institute of Singapore, Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Marketing Management from the University of Northumbria, as well as supplementary skills enhancements such as marketing strategy courses for business leaders at Cornell University and Competitive Advantage and Strategic Positioning with Cardean University.