Gerald A Hendrick has been named senior vice president of Resort Venture Pte Ltd and general manager of Bintan Lagoon Resort (BLR), the largest integrated resort on the Indonesian island of Bintan.
In his capacity as senior vice president and general manager, Hendrick is responsible for the administration and operations of BLR, which has a staff strength of 500, the Resort's ferry operations and the Singapore Corporate Office.
Hendrick was previously vice-president - business development & hotel operations and has been with the Resort since September 2014. A Malaysian national, Hendrick brings with him 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry.
He has worked in various hospitality management organisations within Asia and the Middle East including Hilton International, Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts, Raffles International, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Pan Pacific, Madinat Jumeirah and St. Regis Hotel Singapore, overseeing the openings and re-branding of hotels.