Ying Ying Koh

Vice President, Human Resources, Greater China

Ying Ying is Vice President, Human Resources, Greater China, based in Shanghai.

In this role, Ying Ying is responsible for leading IHG®’s overall strategic direction for HR for the Greater China region. She plays a critical role in driving the talent, organisation, culture and capability priorities and programmes to support system size growth and hotel performance. In partnership with the line leaders, her HR team provides comprehensive support and services for the Greater China corporate and hotel colleagues to enhance IHG’s reputation as an employer of choice in the region.

Prior to this role, Ying Ying had been Vice President, Hotel Operations, Human Resources, Greater China since 2012, where she provided functional and strategic leadership to develop and implement HR strategy and plan for our hotel operations in Greater China. Ying Ying joined IHG in 2008 in Singapore and led teams in resourcing and HR within our Asia Middle East Africa region at the time, before moving to Shanghai.

Ying Ying brings with her more than 20 years of diverse experience in consulting and recruitment across public and private sectors and has worked with companies such as PSD Group, ExxonMobil, Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore, and Economic Development Board.