Wharf Hotels has appointed Balwin Yeung as group director global sales. Balwin will guide the hospitality company’s sales and business strategy in Hong Kong, China, Japan, Singapore, the Americas, UK and Europe.

Balwin’s most recent role prior to joining Wharf Hotels, was as director of sales and marketing, Hong Kong and South China at Royal Caribbean International, following former positions with United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group.

Reporting to Sandy Russell, vice president, sales & marketing, who says, “Acting as the backbone to guide our sales professionals across our 17 Niccolo and Marco Polo Hotels and Global Sales Offices, Balwin will further develop our corporate account portfolio, and amplify the sales vision for the company.”