Matthew Smith has been appointed general manager of Destination Asia in Singapore, succeeding Bob Guy who retires after eight years as managing director of the DMC in the Lion City.
Smith brings with him 18 years of experience in the travel industry and a developed network in meeting & events and DMC activities.
Alongside the management of daily operations, he will also drive forward new initiatives to further develop key sectors of meeting and events, luxury FIT travel and cruise.
Guy had set up the Singapore office in October 2010 alongside James Reed and Gill Guy, growing the company from an initial five staff to 34 travel specialists.
He will continue in his role as managing director of Destination Asia in Malaysia until the end of the 2018.