Dusit Thani Pattaya announces new general manager


A year after he was appointed to lead Dusit Princess Srinakarin Bangkok as hotel manager, Neoh Kean Boon comes back to Dusit Thani Pattaya to take up Dusit International’s promotion as the new general manager of the five-star hotel succeeding Chatchawal Supachayanont who took the helm for 24 years.

Neoh Kean Boon, new GM of Dusit Thani Pattaya.
Neoh Kean Boon, new GM of Dusit Thani Pattaya.

Boon held the position of resident manager in Pattaya for three years before he moved to Bangkok in 2015 for the hotel manager assignment.

A Malaysian national, Boon brings with him 30 years of extensive experience in the hospitality business. During the early years of his career, he worked closer to home with hotels and resorts in Penang and Langkawi and then to Myanmar.

Prior to joining Dusit, Boon was director of food & beverage at the Equatorial in Penang and executive assistant manager at Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort and Spa Langkawi. He was also a member of the Malaysian Food and Beverage Executive Association and served as president of the Penang Chapter.

He speaks fluent English, Bahasa Malaysia and Hokkien.