Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Allen Thomas as Vice
President of Business Development.
28 years of experience developing hotel and resort businesses, a
career that includes positions with HPL and Como Hotels and most
recently Resorts Holdings International.
He will report to Centara’s Deputy CEO Markland Blaiklock
and will be responsible for executing the company’s plan to grow from 58 to 134 hotels over the next five years.
Centara's CEO, Mr.
Thirayuth Chirativat, said, "Allen is a tenured industry
expert with an impressive track record of growing the brand
footprint of hotel and resort businesses in Asia and beyond. We
are confident of meeting our expansion targets with a professional
of Allen's calibre leading our Business Development division."