On the Move

10658 29 Sep 2021

Radisson Hotel Group Appoints New VP of Finance, Tax & IT, Asia Pacific

Evelyn Wong Soo Pin, Vice President, Finance, Tax & IT, Asia Pacific, Radisson Hotel Group

Radisson Hotel Group has announced the appointment of Evelyn Wong Soo Pin as Vice President, Finance, Tax IT, Asia Pacific, as the company moves ahead with its transformation strategy.

A Singaporean with more than 20 years of professional experience, Evelyn is a graduate of Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore, where she attained a Bachelor of Accountancy Degree and a Diploma in Maritime Business Management. She is also a registered chartered accountant inSingapore, and joins Radisson Hotel Group from SGX-listed AMOS Group Limited, where she held the role of Chief Financial Officer.

As Vice President, Finance, Tax IT, Asia Pacific at Radisson Hotel Group, Evelyn will be responsible for all financial and accountancy matters in the region, including overseeing business transactions and strategic investments, developing financial strategies and leading the regional finance team. As such, she will play a pivotal role in the success of the Group as the company continues to execute its ambitious expansion strategy, which is driving the growth of the companys hotel portfolio across Asia Pacific. She will also spearhead the groups digital transformation, which is centered around EMMA, Radisson Hotel Group's new advanced global technology platform, which integrates property management systems, reservations, distribution, sales, loyalty programs and more.

"It gives me great pleasure to welcome Evelyn to Radisson Hotel Group. Finance and IT underpin every element of our business, so it is vital that we have a dynamic and highly effective leader to drive our efforts. With her exceptional track record and proven ability to get results, Evelyn is the perfect fit to propel our business," said Katerina Giannouka, President, Asia Pacific, Radisson Hotel Group.

"I am very excited to be joining Radisson Hotel Group. I look forward to working with the entire team and providing the benefit of my experience and expertise, as we continue to expand our operations and roll-out state-of-the-art technologies across Asia Pacific," commented Evelyn, Vice President, Finance, Tax IT, Asia Pacific, Radisson Hotel Group.

Evelyn's distinguished career commenced in 1997 with KPMG, one of the world's leading financial services companies. Since then, she has held senior positions with companies in various sectors, from oil and gas, freight and logistics to security management, recruitment and more. She speaks fluent English and Chinese, and her regional experience encompasses multiple countries, including Australia, Egypt, Greater China, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, South Korea and Vietnam. This puts her in the perfect position to oversee Radisson Hotel Group's Asia Pacific operations, which currently comprise over 150 hotels and resorts in 14 countries, with many more in the pipeline.

Evelyn will be based at Radisson Hotel Group's Asia Pacific regional head office in Singapore, and she is a member of the company's Asia Pacific Executive Committee.

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About Radisson Hotel Group:

Radisson Hotel Group is one of the world's largest hotel groups with nine distinctive hotel brands, and more than 1,500 hotels in operation and under development in 120 countries. The Groups overarching brand promise is Every Moment Matters with a signature Yes I Can! service ethos.

The Radisson Hotel Group portfolio includes Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Radisson Individuals, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inn Suites by Radisson, and prizeotel brought together under one commercial umbrella brand Radisson Hotels.

Radisson Rewards is our global rewards program that delivers unique and personalized ways to create memorable moments that matter to our guests. Radisson Rewards offers exceptional loyalty benefits for our guests, meeting planners, travel agents and business partners.

Radisson Meetings provides tailored solutions for any event or meeting, including hybrid solutions placing guests and their needs at the heart of its offer. Radisson Meetings is built around three strong service commitments: Personal, Professional and Memorable, while delivering on the brilliant basics and being uniquely 100% Carbon Neutral.

The health and safety of guests and team members remain a top priority for Radisson Hotel Group. All properties across the Groups portfolio are subject to stringent health and safety requirements, as outlined in the Radisson Hotels Safety Protocol.

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