RUJAPA HAMNILRAT has been appointed vice-president human resources by Centara Resorts and Spas. She has over 20 years of experience in human resources in consulting, general administration and organizational development for leading companies such as Accenture, Kimberly-Clark and Robert Bosch.
Before joining Centara, she was the learning & development Lead, Asia Pacific Region, PepsiCo Services Asia Ltd.
She holds a master’s degree of Science in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems from The London School of Economics and Political Science in London.
The appointment will support Centara’s ambitious plans to double in size over the next five years, expanding its footprint further into Asia, the Middle East, and Africa.
“I am really excited for the opportunity to work for Centara. While I will be focusing on success, long-term stability and ongoing development of people at Centara, I am very aware of the present opportunities within this industry, and am looking forward to being part of the success of this five-year journey and beyond,” said Rujapa.
“We are fortunate to have Rujapa join our team” said Thirayuth Chirathivat, Centara’s CEO.
“Her knowledge and experience will be important for our strategies to expand and improve our operating capabilities, and I know she will contribute invaluably to the success of Centara Hotels & Resorts.”