Steven Zhong

Vice President, Hotel & Owner Solutions, Greater China

Steven Zhong is Vice President, Hotel & Owner Solutions, Greater China, based in Shanghai.

Steven currently provides leadership, vision, and strategy for Hotel & Owner Solutions in Greater China. He leads a team to support and deploy technology services for all IHG® hotel, owner and corporate initiatives in the region.

Previously, Steven had held a number of leadership positions for the region in the Global Technology function, including Head of Technology and Director of Hotel Openings & Implementation, where he focused on hotel openings, operations and technology standards as a business partner for hotels and owners.

A veteran in the hospitality industry with more than 20 years of experience, Steven began his career working in a hotel as Front Desk Associate. Before joining IHG, he spent nine years as Regional Director, System Implementation, Asia Pacific in Marriott, responsible for technology project management for new hotels, IT operations at open hotels, as well as IT shared services in China.