Discover the importance of investing in wellness, and how the transformation of selected hotels into wellness destinations is seen as an important trend by hospitality leaders and can help to revive a hotel’s post- pandemic revenue.
Speakers (webinar in English)
CEO at Jayasom Pte Ltd
A long-time resident of Thailand and formerly New Zealand’s Trade Commissioner to Thailand, Laos, Myanmar, and Cambodia, Karen previously worked in banking in Singapore, Japan, and New Zealand. She holds a Bachelor of Science from Canterbury University and an MBA from IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland.
She co-founded Jayasom with her business partner, Basel Shammout, in 2014.
Dean at Swiss Hotel Management School
Before joining SHMS, Professor Szambowski worked for almost five years as CEO and President at the International College of Management, Sydney after leading the team on a major transformational journey involving culture, profitability, product suite, and organizational structure, with academic recognition and integrity. His previous roles have included Vice Chancellor of BERJAYA University College of Hospitality in Kuala Lumpur, President/CEO of INTI International College, Subang Jaya, Malaysia, and Executive Dean, Hospitality, Culinary Arts and Tourism for the INTI Group (both roles then under Laureate International Universities.)