Airbnb has appointed Mike Orgill as General
Manager of South East Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, effective
The appointment is a promotion for Mike, as he
previously held the role of Director of Public Policy for Asia
Pacific at Airbnb.
Before Airbnb, Mike led Google's public policy
efforts for emerging markets in Asia, and worked at the US-ASEAN
Business Council in Washington D.C.
Mike will report to Siew Kum Hong, Airbnb’s
Regional Director - APAC.
Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan represent some of the world’s most
popular travel destinations, and will play a massive role as we
aim to welcome 1 billion users on to the platform by 2028,” said
Mike Orgill. “I can’t wait to build on my five years at Airbnb and
help grow our community of guests and hosts in the years ahead.”
Mike will continue to support Airbnb’s public policy efforts until a new APAC Director of Public Policy is appointed.