He will keep his role as Managing Partner of Rosewood Capital Ventures, which he has held for the past two years. In addition to these roles, he has been a strategic advisor in several areas for Rosewood Hotel Group.
Kevin Yung joins Rosewood with a career spanning over 25 years and a wealth of knowledge of the financial sector and Rosewood brands. He will be responsible for overseeing the financial operations of the Group's global brands. Retaining his former position gives him the advantage of optimizing synergies between the two organizations and achieving greater alignment through unified leadership.
Prior to joining Rosewood Hotel, Kevin Yung held a variety of senior positions in finance and investment, including ten years in Beijing as a senior executive in public and private companies, including major real estate funds and financial institutions.
Most recently, he worked as Managing Director of the Chow Tai Fook Education Group (CTFEG) in Hong Kong.
He began his career in New York, first as a partner at Morgan Stanley, then as Vice President at Citigroup.
He also sits on the boards of a number of companies and institutions, including Noah Education Holdings Ltd, a nursery school operator, Happiest Baby, an educational support company for parents, and Shih Hsin University, a private university in Taipei.
His expertise spans finance, operations, education, technology and retail.
"Kevin's business acumen and financial sector skills in particular will be invaluable as we continue to evolve our operations and expand our global footprint. On behalf of our entire management team, I look forward to working with Kevin in this new role and am confident that he will provide outstanding leadership and support to the Group." Sonia Cheng, CEO Rosewood Hotel Group