INDONESIA The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali and the Bali International Convention Centre (BICC) have appointed Saraswati Subadia as the director of MICE sales.

She is tasked to reinforce BICC’s standing as the island’s leading MICE facility, as well as to actively promote and sell BICC by maintaining existing networks and strategising to penetrate potential new markets.

Prior to this appointment, Ms Saraswati was managing director for MICE with Smailing Tour – Ovation Indonesia, the DMC arm of MCI, where she was overseeing daily operations and driving business traffic.

Her other stints include hotels such as Hard Rock Bali and InterContinental Bali Resort, local travel agency Tour East, and a division of the World Bank.

Her appointment coincides with the completion of BICC’s renewal project, which includes enhanced meeting facilities and a fresher look.