Swiss-Belhotel Names E-Commerce Senior Vice President

travelindex-hotels-travel-directory-1192Hong Kong (Hong Kong SAR) – March 11, 2015 – Leading global hospitality management chain, Swiss-Belhotel International, has promoted Mr. Matthew Faull to Senior Vice President – Information Technology and E-Commerce. On the move: Matthew Faull is promoted to Senior Vice President – Information Technology and E-Commerce at Swiss-Belhotel International. For high resolution version, click here.

“Matthew has been instrumental in developing our information technology and E-commerce systems and resources, which are critical to the expansion and growth of Swiss-Belhotel International,” Mr. Faull said. “These business channels will supply over 50% of all business flow to our hotels by 2018.”

Before joining Swiss-Belhotel, Matthew Faull was Senior Vice President at ValueCommerce Japan, a Yahoo! company, and he has 15 years experience in informational technology and E-commerce.

He also held senior management positions in information technology and E-commerce in his homeland New Zealand, while his 10-year stint with ValueCommerce included positions in Russia and the Philippines. A graduated of Auckland University in computer science, Matthew Faull joined Swiss-Belhotel International in 2012.

He said it was vital Swiss-Belhotel International to embrace cutting edge technology, developing systems and support mechanisms to meet demand and offer value to customers and partners would would extend its market leading position.

“We recently introduced Protel International Property Management Systems which will enable total integration of property management plus on-line connection to our regional and corporate head offices,” said Mr. Matthew Faull. “This is an example of the importance we place on this crucial area which will continue to define the future of the hospitality industry.”

Swiss-Belhotel International has more than 125 hotels, resorts and projects in its global portfolio. It has a presence in China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Iraq, Oman and Saudi Arabia.

About Swiss-Belhotel International
Swiss-Belhotel International currently manages a portfolio of more than 120 hotels, resorts and projects located in China, Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Iraq, Oman and Saudi Arabia. Awarded Indonesia’s Leading Global Hotel Chain for three consecutive years and Most Favourite 4-Star Hotel, Swiss-Belhotel International is one of the world’s fastest-growing international hotel and hospitality management groups. The Group provides comprehensive and highly professional development and management services in all aspects of hotel, resort and serviced residences. Offices are located in Hong Kong, Dubai – United Arab Emirates, Shanghai – China, Sydney – Australia, Hanoi – Vietnam, Jakarta – Indonesia, Bali – Indonesia, Bangkok – Thailand and Auckland – New Zealand.

For further information, please contact:
Brayna Tolledo
Group Communications and Loyalty Programme Manager
Swiss-Belhotel International, Group Sales and Marketing Office
Tel: (62 21) 2952 7277, 2952 7278
Fax: (62 21) 2952 7275, 2952 7276