CWT has appointed an executive with a background in travel-booking technology to its Asia pacific leadership team.
Hwang Cheng Meng joins the business travel management platform as the region’s head of global market management and development.
He will be based in Singapore and reporting into Belinda Hindmarsh, senior vice president, head of global market management and development. Hwang will be responsible for ensuring customer expectations are met within the region while steering the CWT Asia Pacific business forward and leading local expansion.
“CWT’s GMD goal is to continually improve and accelerate our efforts in delivering world class client partnerships, support and service,” said Hindmarsh, adding that CWT is seeing a return to travel in many parts of the region.
“I’m looking forward to Cheng Meng joining the APAC Leadership Team, as he brings with him a wealth of experience and skills from a broad set of industries, making him uniquely suited for this role.”
A 25-year veteran in the Global Distribution System and Travel IT industry, prior to joining CWT, Hwang held several global and regional leadership positions with Amadeus and Abacus (now Sabre) in areas ranging from commercial sales, business development, strategic corporate planning, customer engagement, operations and partner management to consultancy sdvisory services.
Hwang has spent almost half his career overseas, managing business units in China, India and the United States.