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SKAL International Thailand Vice President Kevin Rautenbach has been elected President of SKAL International Krabi

Author: Andrew J Wood / Date: Mon, 04/05/2021 - 10:36
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Kevin Rautenbach, President of SKAL International Krabi
Kevin Rautenbach, President of SKAL International Krabi

The six-member Executive Committee is made up of some industry veterans as well as up-and-coming young talented tourism industry professionals.

Executive committee members and delegates appointed the new committee members for 2021-2023 at the annual general meeting of Skal International Krabi. The annual general meeting was held at the Club House of Port Takola Yacht Marina in Krabi followed by networking aboard eMV Sunseeker.

The newly appointed members will fulfill their positions for a two-year term until 2023. Their two main projects will be the expansion of their existing community farm projects, in the Sustainable Tourism Field and in conjunction with SKAL International Thailand their #rediscover Destination Marketing Campaigns in support of Members businesses. #rediscoverkrabi #rediscoverthailand

The six-member Executive Committee is made up of some industry veterans as well as up-and-coming young talented tourism industry professionals.

  • President – Kevin Rautenbach
  • Vice President - Wolfgang Grimm
  • Secretary - Cooper János Horváth
  • Treasurer - Naathont Chumpon
  • Marketing & PR - Barbora Víchová
  • Membership Director - Sam Davies

  
Mr Rautenbach is a seasoned tourism and hospitality expert and entrepreneur with a passion for modernization and digitalization of the hospitality sector. A career relocation 17 years ago brought him to Thailand which has been home ever since.

Wolfgang Grimm, President SKAL International Thailand welcomed the election of Kevin Rautenbach to become President of SKAL Krabi and will continue supporting the club as an active member of the board.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Andrew J Wood

English born Andrew J Wood, is a freelance travel writer and for most of his career a professional hotelier. Andrew has over 35 years of hospitality and travel experience. He is a Skal member and a hotel graduate of Napier University, Edinburgh. Andrew is also a former member of the Executive Committe of Skal International (SI), National President SI THAILAND, Club President of SI BANGKOK and is currently SI Asia Area a.VP Southeast Asia (SEA), and Director of Public Relations Skal International BANGKOK. He is a regular guest lecturer at various Universities in Thailand including Assumption University's Hospitality School and the Japan Hotel School in Tokyo.