SINGAPORE Park Hotel Group senior vice president Mohd Rafin has been promoted from senior vice president to chief corporate officer in February.

In his new role, Mr Rafin will continue to reinforce and expand the Group’s network of hotels in the existing markets while spearheading expansion plans in new markets in Asia Pacific.

He will also be part of the focus group that oversees the Group’s development overseas, representing Park Hotel Group’s interest with key stakeholders in the region, including Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, India and Thailand.

With over 30 years of experience in hospitality, Mr Rafin first joined Park Hotel Group in 2007 as vice president and was later promoted to senior vice president two years later. He has also held leadership positions at reputable hotel chains, and was actively involved in the local hotel industry through his role as chairman of the Singapore Hotel Association’s marketing group.