HVS Executive Search Promotes Mark Keith to President of their Asia Pacific Division
HVS Executive Search, an executive search and advisory company specialising in the hospitality industry, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mark Keith to President, Asia Pacific division. Mr Keith will continue to be based out of Hong Kong and oversee the company’s current operations in the region.
Keith Kefgen, CEO at HVS Executive Search said, “HVS Executive Search is committed to building a stronger presence in the region and Mark’s promotion reflects the importance of Asia Pacific to our overall growth strategy”.
Mr Keith has been a Managing Director at HVS Executive Search since 2002. His hospitality career has centered on people and their performance, with early experiences in Nigeria, Iran, Lesotho, Switzerland and across the Middle East. He moved to Hong Kong in 1982 to lead corporate human resources for the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, and went on to take up similar roles with Holiday Inns Worldwide and the Peninsula Group.
Speaking on his promotion, Mr Keith says: “This is an acknowledgement that is both flattering and humbling, especially as my career has never been about climbing corporate ladders. Indeed, my humanistic interests have found fertile ground in hospitality and especially with our executive search business model. Consequently, the last decade has been the most actualized of my career.
“As we approach the Year of the Snake, a zodiac sign known for wisdom and tenacity, we will be extending our Asia Pacific capability with colleagues in China, Singapore and Thailand.”
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