BEN HO CHANG PENG
Ben Ho is an experienced hotelier in both financial management and operations. He started off in Bayview Beach Resort, Penang as Deputy Financial Controller before joining Sunway in Penang as Financial Controller and was subsequently promoted to Executive Assistant Manager of Sunway Seberang Jaya. He then took on the role of Director of Finance at Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya, Thailand for 2½ years. Ben rejoined Sunway as Group General Manager for both hotels in Penang. His career with Sunway lasted 13½ years.
A graduate in Chartered Management Accountant awarded by Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK and Chartered Global Management Accountant, US, Ben obtained his tertiary qualification from University of Derby, United Kingdom. He is also a Certified Hotel Administrator awarded by American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute, USA.
He is presently the General Manager for Lexis Suites Penang since Oct 2016 and has more than 16 years of hospitality experience both in Malaysia and Thailand. Ben is the Honourable Treasurer of Malaysian Association of Hotels – Penang Chapter for 2014/2016 and 2016/2018.