Mandarin Oriental Resort Group has introduced the appointment of Joanna Flint as chief business officer.
The newly created position will oversee the event and execution of the business technique of the group whereas additionally taking govt duty for all features of Mandarin Oriental’s buyer expertise.
Flint will take over the obligations of chief advertising officer, Jill Kluge, who retires from Mandarin Oriental in September.
Previous to becoming a member of Mandarin Oriental, Joanna spent 12 years at Google generally administration and gross sales management roles, most lately as managing director – international associate enterprise, with duty for business go-to-market and commercialisation for Google’s media and expertise companions in Asia Pacific.
Previous to Google, she was principal marketing consultant at Ogilvy Asia Pacific.
This adopted a decade within the journey business main international eCommerce, CRM and customer support transformation programmes for Singapore Airways and British Airways.
Commenting on the appointment, James Riley, group chief govt for Mandarin Oriental, mentioned: “We’re delighted to welcome Joanna to Mandarin Oriental.
“Her international management expertise, digital experience and understanding of buyer behaviour will strengthen our skill to innovate and improve our place as a pacesetter within the luxurious market.”