Stephan Vanden Auweele
Asset World Corporation
Chief Hospitality Group Officer
Stephan Vanden Auweele is the Chief Hospitality Group officer of Asset World Corporation, the leading and innovative lifestyle real estate development company with a diverse portfolio of iconic and award winning retail, commercial and hotel properties all across Thailand. AWC is proud to be a member of the prominent TCC Group in Thailand which has business interests across Beverages, FMCG & Retail, Insurance & Finance, Manufacturing, Real Estate & Hospitality, and Agrobusiness.
AWC’s portfolio includes world class hotels operated under 10 leading international brands such as The Athenee Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel Bangkok, Marriott Marquis Queens Park Bangkok, The Okura Prestige Bangkok and Banyan Tree Koh Samui. Along with the existing properties, AWC is at the helm of many new exciting projects and current developments in the pipeline.
Stephan is a veteran of hospitality industry with experience in Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Before Asset World Corporation, Stephan was 18 years with Starwood Hotels & Resorts / Marriott International.
Stephan is a Belgian national with a bachelor’s degree in hospitality from the prestigious Erasmus Institute as well as management degrees from the renowned INSEAD University, Stephan has lectures at major hotel events and regularly contributes to hospitality trade publications.
Benjamin Hirasawa, Head of Hospitality and Leisure, Asia Pacific, Clyde & Co Clasis Singapore
Andrew Langdon, SVP Development Asia, Accor Hotels
Stephan Vanden Auweele, Chief Hospitality Group Officer, Asset World Corporation
Bobby Hiranandani, Co-Chairman, Royal Group of Companies
Ranjit Batra, President - Hospitality Management, Panchshil Realty