The Ascott Limited has appointed David Cumming as regional general manager for Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar, and Kanit Sangmookda as country general manager for Thailand and Laos.
Cumming will oversee a portfolio of over 40 properties, where more than half are slated to open over the next three years. He joins Ascott with over two decades of global hospitality industry experience across the UK, Egypt, the UAE, Oman, and most recently Thailand.
As for Sangmookda, he will manage a portfolio of over 30 properties where over a third are expected to open over the next three years. With over two decades of experience in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, he brings with him strong operational and commercial expertise from the past management of large hotel portfolios under leading hotel chains such as Marriott International, Minor Hotels and the former Starwood Hotels & Resorts.