Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG)
Chief Investment Officer
David spearheads global investments at Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG).
PPHG is part of Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established property and hotel companies with a portfolio of outstanding properties in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America.
In a career spanning 30 years, David had inaugurated four HVS offices in China & Southeast Asia as its Managing Director and Chairman. He was a pioneer member in establishing Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels’ presence in Asia as its Senior Vice President in Investments and subsequently as Head of its Advisory services. Prior to joining PPHG, David was Head of Strategic Development with M&C REIT Management Limited, where he led the strategic growth and development of CDL Hospitality Real Estate Investment Trust. David previously served in the international board of HVS and the Hotel Licensing Board of Singapore.
David graduated with Bachelor of Business (Distinction) from Curtin University, Australia. He holds a Master of Science in Appraisal from Reading University, United Kingdom. He is a Licenced Appraiser, member of Australian Property Institute, and formerly an appointed representative of the Capital Markets and Financial Advisory Services.
David Ling, Chief Investment Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG)