Business Development Manager, Greater China and Korea
Anthony Zhang joined STR in 2014 as its Business Development Manager. He is responsible for the company expansion in Greater China and Korea. Since joining STR, Anthony frequently presents market trend and analysis in different hospitality conferences and events within Asia Pacific. Before joining STR, he was doing project development in Langham Hospitality Group where he oversaw several new development projects in China and Asia Pacific, including management contract negotiation and project feasibility. Anthony graduated in Master of Science from School of Hotel & Tourism Management of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Regional Director of Sales
With over 10 years’ experience in e-commerce, online travel, and revenue management, Peisi is currently the Regional Director of Sales at IDeaS Revenue Solutions, helping hotels in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Thailand and Korea establish revenue management culture and drive better revenue. She specialises in business development, driving conversion, online marketing, managing teams, project management and account management. Peisi joined IDeaS from HRS Hotel Reservation Service, where she worked as the Regional Director of Hotel Solutions, pioneered the setup of Asia Pacific office and led a team of 10 to acquire new hotel partners and optimise revenue in APAC.
Managing Director and Vice-President, APAC
Frederick is the Managing Director and Vice-President for TrustYou within the APAC region. He is based in Singapore and oversees TrustYou's international expansion plans and growth strategy in Asia. Prior to joining TrustYou, Frederick spent his earlier career in hotel distribution roles with some of the largest names in the hotel distribution business such as Expedia Affiliate Network, Travelocity/Zuji Partner Network and OctopusTravel.com and managed a portfolio of strategic clients in the APAC regions with a wide array of travel consumer brands such as Singapore Airlines, eLong, AirAsiaGo, TigerAir, Wego amongst many others.
Charlie started his first business, FreshMinds, after studying Engineering at Oxford University. Whilst building this business he was named UK Young Entrepreneur of the Year by Esquire Magazine and profiled in Seth Godin’s bestselling book Icarus Deception. Passionate about improving online travel, Charlie launched Triptease in 2013 to help hotels deliver a better digital experience and increase direct bookings. Triptease pioneered the Direct Booking movement and quickly gained notoriety for its first product Price Check. In 2015 the firm was awarded Innovation of the Year at PhocusWright Europe, and Charlie was named in HSMAI’s list of 25 Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality Sales & Marketing.
Managing Director, Asia
In 2001, Pierre-Charles Grob started his career with Accor in New York, where he contributed to the creation of the marketing department in North America for the Sofitel and Novotel brands. While still in New York, he joined the Monaco Tourist Office to promote this destination and its luxury hotels. Returning to Europe, Pierre-Charles was first at the Monte-Carlo SBM Group in various roles – sales, marketing and e-distribution; and subsequently joined FASTBOOKING in 2010. He began by leading revenue optimisation for the company and rose rapidly to manage operations in Europe thereafter. Since 2014 Pierre-Charles has been FASTBOOKING’s Director for Asia, based in Singapore.
Website Studio Director, Asia
Jack has been breathing digital since the mid 90s. An accomplished designer-developer hybrid, he spent the last eight years project managing in top marketing and advertising agencies delivering award-winning and innovative campaigns.
Country Manager, Taiwan
Brenda Yu is FASTBOOKING's Country Manager for Taiwan since 2011. She is responsible for developing and sustaining strong hotel partner relationships. Prior to joining FASTBOOKING, she worked for international brands in Taipei including Preferred Hotel and GHM Luxury Resort. She also used to work for small luxury hotels in China. She specialises in Sales & Marketing.
Cluster Manager-Revenue Optimisation Services
Eric Yang is the Account Manager in Taiwan for FASTBOOKING since 2015. He started his career with Shangri-La Taipei, where he enjoyed the results of upselling. He subsequently moved on to sales field and served in the main positions for international brands including the Westin, City Suites and Shangri-la. His area of speciality includes business development, sales & marketing, e-commerce and yield management.