10:00 AM - Welcome | Jack Brady, CEO of AustCham Shanghai
10:05 AM - Jolyon Bulley, CEO of InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) Great China
10:35 AM - Q&A
11:00 AM - Webinar finishes
1.Covid-19 impacts on IHG's fastest growing region the Greater China
2.IHG support to the Chinese government and local communities during this time
3.Future growth and opportunity projections of the hotel sector
4.Covid-19 recovery planning for IHG
Speaker: Jolyon Bulley, CEO, InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) Great China
Jolyon Bulley is Chief Executive Officer of IHG’s Greater China region, based in Shanghai. He is responsible for the management, growth and profitability of IHG's fastest growing region, which includes mainland China, Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR and Taiwan.
An experienced hotelier, Jolyon has held a number of significant roles at IHG and was appointed CEO for Greater China in January 2018.
Prior to that he was Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the Americas, leading the region's operations for franchised and managed hotels, in addition to cultivating franchisee relationships and facilitating system growth. Jolyon has also served as COO for Greater China, with oversight of strategic planning across the region's operations efficiency, hotel performance, food and beverage offerings, brand performance and owner relations.
Jolyon joined IHG in 2001, as Director of Operations for New South Wales in Australia, and then held roles of increasing responsibility across IHG's Asia-Pacific region. He became Regional Director Sales & Marketing for Australia, New Zealand & South Pacific in 2003, relocated to Singapore in 2005 and held positions of Vice President Operations South East Asia & India, Vice President Resorts, and Vice President Operations, South East & South West Asia.
Jolyon graduated from William Angliss Institute in Melbourne with a concentration in Tourism and Hospitality. His passions include Australian football, travel and swimming.