Hong Kong, 6th February 2024 Langham Hospitality Group (LHG) proudly welcomes Lawrence Ng as its new Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing. Stationed at the company’s corporate headquarters in Hong Kong, Mr. Ng will spearhead and orchestrate all sales and marketing endeavours globally while also serving on LHG’s executive committee. Reporting directly to the group’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Ng brings a wealth of experience and strategic acumen that will clearly help LHG further its aims to drive growth and elevate its brands.

The new appointment comes as Shane Pateman vacates the top Sales & Marketing role to take up the posts of Managing Director of The Langham, Huntington, Pasadena and Regional Vice President, Operations – North America.

"We are thrilled to welcome Lawrence Ng to lead our Sales & Marketing function. His proven expertise and innovative approach will undoubtedly contribute to the ongoing success and strategic development of Langham Hospitality Group,” LHG Chief Executive Officer Bob van den Oord said.

“I also wish to extend my appreciation to Shane Pateman for his outstanding Sales & Marketing contributions. He has played a pivotal part in driving our business forward, and we are excited to see him take up big responsibilities in North America. His strategic vision and leadership have been instrumental, and we wish him continued success in his new roles.”

Lawrence Ng SVP of Sales and Marketing

Lawrence Ng, Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing, LHG

As the former Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Greater China at Marriott International, Mr. Ng brings a wealth of knowledge and insights to the intricacies of market dynamics and consumer preferences. His proven expertise in commercial strategy and business analytics positions him as a key asset for shaping LHG’s sales and marketing strategies. Mr. Ng's appointment is strategically aligned with the group's commitment to staying attuned to evolving customer needs and ensuring innovative and tailored experiences across its global hotel portfolio.

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About Langham Hospitality Group

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Great Eagle Holdings, Langham Hospitality Group encompasses a family of distinctive brands including The Langham Hotels and Resorts, Cordis Hotels, Eaton and Ying’nFlo, with more than 30 projects currently either confirmed or in a developed stage of negotiation from Asia, Europe and North America to the Middle East. The Group takes its name from the legendary Langham in London which was widely recognized as Europe's first Grand Hotel. For over 150 years, this flagship hotel has represented sophisticated and gracious hospitality, a philosophy that reflects elegance in design, innovation in hospitality, sincere service and captivation of the senses across all properties. For more information, please access the website at

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