Bill Cheung, Managing Director, Benjamin West Hong Kong
Eastern Promise – Panel Discussion
Friday 6th November, 1305hrs
Bill oversees all FFE/OSE procurement project activities within China and Asia. Recent projects include the Fairmont Hotel Nanjing, Park Hyatt Bangkok, Fairmont Hotel Singapore, Ritz Carlton Hotel Langkawi, Swissotel Stamford Singapore and Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong. He is a frequent speaker at hospitality conferences around the world and is also a contributing author for online hospitality medias such as http://www.HotelNewsNow.com on the subject of hospitality FFE procurement management.
Prior to joining Benjamin West, Bill established and headed the Asian Operations for Weber-Stephen Products Co. in Hong Kong, overseeing all sourcing and QA activities. Before that, he was a Principal Consultant with PriceWaterhouseCoopers, collaborating with Fortune 100 companies to develop business strategies and improve their operational efficiencies. His experience in the hospitality industry dates back to the late 1980’s, when he co-founded Textile Resources, Inc. to import hospitality linens to serve US hospitality clients’ needs.
He was educated in the UK, received his BS in Pharmacy and his MBA in Finance from the University of Colorado, Boulder.