(08 September 2022, 11:37 +07) Pan Pacific Hotels Group, a member of Singapore-listed UOL, has appointed Margaret Paul as Vice President of Pre-Opening and Operations for Oceania.
Starting 1 October 2022, Margaret will steer Pan Pacific’s global launches as the Vice President of Pre-Opening, overseeing a growing pipeline of hotels, resorts and serviced suites.
In her role as Vice President of Operations for Oceania, Margaret will also oversee six properties currently operating in Australia.
Prior to this new role, Margaret worked as General Manager of Pan Pacific Singapore, a position she has held since joining the company in January 2021.
Margaret’s career in the hospitality industry started in Edinburgh, Scotland when in 1992 she joined Le Meridien working her way up through the ranks and at different hotels in numerous countries before becoming Food & Beverage Director and Director of Operations.
After 10 years with Le Meridien, Margaret’s career continued with Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts where she held various leadership positions over the 16 years she spent with that company, including at Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London, the world-famous and iconic Burj Al Arab, and the Madinat Jumeirah.
Margaret also spent almost two years working as Managing Director of the Emerald Palace Kempinski, Dubai and Kempinski Hotel Residences Palm, Jumeirah.
Margaret will report directly to Choe Peng Sum, Chief Executive Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group.
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