Pan Pacific Hotels Group has tapped longtime hotel executive Bernold Olaf Schroeder as its new CEO.

Schroeder was formerly CEO of Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Co., and had previously served for 14 years as an executive with Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts. He takes the new position effective Jan. 2.

Pan Pacific Hotels, a division of Singapore-based UOL Group, operates about 30 hotels under the Pan Pacific and Park Royal brands.

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