Destination Asia Group has promoted Katie Buxton from general manager for Hong Kong to the senior position of global director of sales.
In her new role, the Australian national will provide leadership and strategic direction for Destination Asia’s worldwide sales network.
Katie Buxton (left) and Sarah Noonan
Buxton has been with the group for more than seven years, and possesses an extensive knowledge of the global market and operations of the 11 countries within the group, cruise market, as well as comprehensive expertise in leisure, corporate meetings and events.
Meanwhile, the group has also appointed Sarah Noonan as general manager in Hong Kong.
A UK national, she moved to Hong Kong in 2012 and independently set up a regional sales office for a leading UK expedition company. Her previous roles include managing client accounts for a sports tours and events company to event operations for large scale overseas events.