Chris Dexter has been appointed vice president, operations for South-east Asia and Pacific Rim by Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
The British national will lead the operations team from Wyndham’s regional head office in Singapore.
Dexter has been with Wyndham in China for the last 11 years, initially as general manager of Wyndham Grand Plaza Royale Hangzhou, before being promoted to vice president of operations for Wyndham Grand Plaza Royale Hotels & Resorts in Greater China, where he oversaw the operational responsibilities for 17 properties.
Dexter first embarked on his hospitality career in 1991 as F&B manager at the InterContinental Lusaka in Zambia. Other positions he has held include F&B director for Dusit Thani Bangkok; director of operations at Hilton opening properties in Chongqing and Phuket; and director of operations for the Leeds Marriott Hotel in the UK.