MEET THE PEOPLE WHO POWER CWT IN CHINA

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Our people take care of yours. The 18,000 people who work for CWT fill 260 Boeing 787s and 100,000 hotel rooms with travelers every single day.

CWT China was the first global TMC to set up office in China in 2003. Since then, we have grown from strength to strength, and are now present in five locations across the country: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Meishan and Tianjin.

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Albert Zhong
General Manager, China

Albert leads CWT China across five offices, overseeing and driving our strategic growth in the country. Based in Beijing, Albert was among the first to be part of CWT China when it was established in 2003. Since then, the business saw tremendous growth under his leadership and grew from strength to strength. Albert has nearly 30 years of experience and strong relationships with both domestic and foreign carriers in the market.

Sam Li
General Manager, CWT Meetings & Events, China

A seasoned industry veteran with almost 20 years of experience, Sam leads a team of meetings and events specialists across CWT’s five offices. Prior to joining CWT, Sam was General Manager and Assistant President at one of China's largest travel companies, where he spent 10 years growing their outbound tourism business and expanding their meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) operations.

Ning Qu
Director, RoomIt, China

Based in Shanghai, Ning is responsible for strengthening our hotel content in China and ensuring that we provide the best hotel solutions to our clients. Ning brings over 10 years of experience and a diverse background. She previously held leadership positions at an OTA and wholesalers, and was the Shanghai office general manager of an Australia-based TMC prior to joining CWT in 2017.

Lynda Yao
Director, Supplier Management, China

Based in Beijing, Lynda leads the supplier management team across China. Since taking on the role in 2013, Lynda has developed an outstanding team and delivered strategic partnerships with Chinese suppliers at regional and global levels. She has over 10 years of industry experience in various roles including program management, operations and sales. Prior to joining CWT, Lynda was with the government and airline industry.

Cypher Cao
Director, Sales, China

Based in Shanghai, Cypher leads the Multinational Sales Team across China, driving creative customer solutions and delivering technology strategies to our clients. Over the 15 years in CWT China, Cypher has developed great leadership skills and deep knowledge of the industry and has been in various roles in the company, including traveler experience, programme management and sales.

Raine Zhao
Director, Program Management, China

Raine joined CWT China’s operations team in 2004 and has since held various roles from traveler experience to sales, to her current role of leading the program management team in China. Raine is an experienced leader with strong organizational skills, and with her background in operations, client management and strategic planning, she has led her team to countless successes over the years.

Janet Zhao
Senior Director, Traveler Experience, China

Since joining CWT China in 2008, Janet has led and grew the Traveler Experience team across China, delivering consistent, and quality services to our clients. Janet has more than 20 years of experience in the business travel industry. She is based in Beijing and is part of the leadership team in China.

James Wen
Director of Sales, National Accounts, China

James leads the growth of China’s national accounts, helping our clients achieve their expansion plans within the country and internationally, through strategic managed travel. Since joining CWT in 2006, he has held various positions and managed a wide range of CWT’s portfolios, bringing with him in-depth insights and a different point of view to our clients.

Kevin Meng
Director, Information Technology, China

Kevin has over 10 years of experience in planning and implementing successful information technology for enterprises. Over his career, he has held many leadership positions in multinational corporations and is well-versed in using technology to boost development and increase efficiencies in a company. Kevin holds a Bachelor of Electronic Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration.

Eva Pan
Finance Director, China

Based in Beijing, Eva oversees CWT’s financial operations in China, including both business travel and meetings & events units. Her responsibilities include setting up the financial systems and controls across all of CWT’s offices in China, analysis, budgeting, risk analysis and management.

Ivy Zhou
Director, Human Resources China

Based in Shanghai, Ivy leads the human resources team in China and delivers our global people strategy in the market. Ivy has been with CWT for over 15 years and has extensive experience in the industry, having served various roles in the company including operations, account management and sales. She joined CWT’s human resources division in 2004.

Beryl Gu
Manager, Marketing & Corporate Communications China

Beryl joined CWT China in 2016, and is responsible for the marketing and corporate communications in the country. She works closely with the regional office to strengthen CWT’s reputation in China across all business units, while leading the strategic promotional activities for clients and prospects alike.

Sunny Zhao
Meishan Branch Manager

Sunny leads our CWT China office in Meishan, and is responsible for the operations of the office. She joined the company in 2002 and brings a wide range of experience, having managed various types of corporate travel programmes across different industries. She was previously in the airline industry and has rich experience in customer service.

Wendy Hong
Compliance Manager, China

Based in Shanghai, Wendy is responsible for compliance and data privacy matters in China. Wendy brings abundant experience to the role, having worked for several international companies and as a practicing lawyer for a Shanghai-based law firm.

Victor Zhao
Manager, Administration China

Based in Beijing, Victor leads CWT’s administration across all the offices in China, and ensures that the highest service standards are always delivered to our clients. Victor has been with CWT for over 15 years and has extensive experience in the industry having service various roles in the company. Prior to joining CWT, Victor was the assistant finance manager at China Air Service.