Justin Channe

Managing Director, Regent Hotels & Resorts

Justin Channe

Justin Channe is Managing Director, Regent Hotels & Resorts, based in Shanghai.

Justin has been working with IHG® for more than 20 years. With IHG’s acquisition of a majority stake in the Regent Hotels & Resorts brand in March 2018, he is responsible for overseeing the brand’s integration into IHG, ensuring that it grows and thrives on a global scale. Prior to this, he held the position of Chief Operating Officer, Greater China.

An Australian, Justin has worked extensively in the Asia Pacific region, including in Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Mainland China. Prior to his COO role, Justin was the Vice President of Operations, East China, when he was in charge of the hotel operations and business performance of the region. He also previously served as the Resort Manager for InterContinental® Bali, Hotel Manager for InterContinental® Hong Kong, General Manager for InterContinental® Beijing Financial Street and InterContinental® Suzhou respectively.

Justin was educated in the UK and undertook his hotel training at the Hotel & Tourism School Les Roches Switzerland.