Bangkok, 23 March 2017 – Alexandre Amine Chaoui takes over as CFO in order to improve the internal controls and financial management of BHMAsia and its properties, and to prepare the financial operating systems in readiness for the company’s anticipated growth. Amine, who holds a master’s degree in finance from HEC Paris in France, has previously worked with Barclays Investment Bank and has extensive experience in France, the UK, Thailand, Myanmar, the UAE and Africa. His previous roles have encompassed financial modeling, analysis, management and structuring, financing and fundraising, investment banking, and hospitality finance and investment, providing a rich skill set as Amine takes up his new position.
“BHMAsia is rapidly growing and this needs to be accompanied by financial reporting of the highest standard at the management company level and at the properties’ level. We also require sound monitoring of profitability, financial performance and cash flow,” explained Amine.
Amine’s duties also include securing adequate capitalization and funding for BHMA as the company seeks to expand. “BHMAsia will be the leading boutique hotel operator in South East Asia,” said Amine, outlining his vision. “We will be above our competitors in profitability, financial performance, and ROI for owners and shareholders.”