Khiri Travel has made the following internal
management changes to its operations in Thailand, Myanmar and
Effective 1 December 2017,
Stefan Scheerer, the
Assistant General Manager at Khiri Travel Myanmar, will move to
Vientiane, where he will become General Manager of Khiri Travel
has been with Khiri for two years. In that time he has risen from
Customer Care Manager in Myanmar to Assistant General Manager, and
now General Manager for Laos.
(pictured) has been appointed
General Manager of Khiri Travel Myanmar.
Tan joined Khiri in April
2017 as Commercial Manager for Myanmar. In her new role, she will
take care of day-to-day management from the Khiri Travel office in
Tan will report to Edwin Briels, Managing Director of
Khiri Travel Myanmar, who retains the key leadership role for
Khiri Travel Myanmar. Tan’s promotion will free Briels to develop
new products in Myanmar’s frontier areas.
In Thailand, Edouard Steinert started as
Commercial Director on 1 November.
Steinert will lead a sales team
targeting travel consultants in key markets and lead the
development and expansion of Khiri Thailand’s unique product.
Khiri Travel Thailand recently developed a
series of innovative cross-border itineraries linking Thailand
with Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar. The trips include some of the
Tourism Authority of Thailand’s 12 ‘hidden provincial gems’, such
as Nan, Loei and Chantaburi.
Steinert’s team will also be responsible for
selling Khiri Travel’s signature products, such as a picnic lunch
in Chiang Mai, walking tours in Bangkok, and upcountry family
Willem Niemeijer, the founder of Khiri Travel,
said, “These lateral moves and internal promotions will further
empower Khiri Travel to create and promote unique travel
experiences that resonate in the responsible tourism sector across
the Mekong region.”
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