Holding senior sales, marketing, business development and management positions at Dockside Group, Accor Hotels and Doltone House, Mr Kwang returns to Australia bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and experience of local and international markets.

His most recent role as Vice President for Business and Tourism Publishing Asia, gave Mr Kwang invaluable insight into the region’s thirst for Australian products and experiences.

“I’m very excited to be joining the dedicated, customer-focused team at The Star. I look forward to sharing my experiences from previous roles in Australia and my recent stint working and living in Asia, to help further develop the offering of this dynamic property,” said Mr Kwang.

With a reputable career gained over 15 years in the tourism, hospitality and events industry, Mr Kwang embodies the personality and passion for the industry that Jakki Temple, General Manager Sales and Marketing sees as the perfect combination for The Star.

“We’re absolutely thrilled to have El joining the team. As an industry leader and past colleague of mine, his passion for the industry and his creativity make him a valuable addition to our team,” Ms Temple said.

Mr Kwang commenced with The Star in the role of Director of Sales on 21 October 2013.