CWT Meetings & Events, the meeting &
events division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, has appointed Petrina Goh as Director for Singapore.
be responsible for growing CWT M&E’s business
and creating highly participative, digital and data-driven M&E
experiences for clients.
Petrina has over a decade of experience in the meeting &
events and hospitality industries. She joined CWT M&E in 2015 as a
Business Development Executive, and in 2017 was promoted to the
role of Senior Business Development Manager.
“The number of meetings, events and incentive
trips managed by our team in Singapore has nearly doubled over the
last five years,” said Sam Lay, Senior Director, Asia Pacific, CWT
Meetings & Events. “It’s also one of the more advanced markets in
the region, with companies looking beyond just savings to increase
attendee engagement, better mitigate risks and maximize their ROI. Petrina
has contributed greatly to the growth of our business in
Singapore, and changing the conversation around how our clients
define success for their meetings and events. I’m confident that
we’ll continue to scale greater heights under her leadership.”
M&E established its operations in Singapore in 2005, marking its
entry into Asia Pacific. It has since become one of the most
important markets for CWT M&E’s business globally, both in terms
of organizing meetings and events for clients based here, as well
as for in-bound groups.