Based in Hong Kong, Greg will take overall responsibility for HRG's operations in China, Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as managing HRG's partner network in the region. He will continue to take charge of the day-to-day management of HRG Australia.

Greg started his career with HRG in 2006 as the General Manager for Hong Kong. He was subsequently appointed as the Managing Director for HRG Australia in March 2009. Greg takes on his latest appointment with over 25 years of experience in the travel industry, of which a good deal of time has been spent in China and Hong Kong.

Greg commented: "I look forward to working with the entire Asia Pacific team in delivering a seamless service to HRG's impressive portfolio of clients, and to creating new opportunities across the region for our partners and staff. We already have a strong regional platform and I look forward to developing it further to bring additional benefits to our clients and suppliers."

Welcoming the appointment, Kevin Ruffles, HRG's Chief Operating Officer said: "This is truly a well-deserved promotion for Greg. Throughout his four years with HRG, Greg has been instrumental in leading a number of successful initiatives in Hong Kong and Australia and I have no doubt that he will bring this expertise to the other countries in the region. This promotion is an acknowledgement of his extensive operations experience, his impressive proven track record within the company and most of all the respect he has gained from our clients."