CWT M&E names Singapore head

SINGAPORE, 6 May 2019: CWT Meetings & Events the meeting and events division of the CWT travel management platform, has appointed Petrina Goh as its new director for Singapore.

She will be responsible for growing CWT meetings and events business in this key market, and creating highly participative, digital and data-driven M&E experiences for clients.

“The number of meetings, events and incentive trips managed by our team in Singapore has nearly doubled over the last five years,” said CWT Meetings & Events senior director, Asia Pacific Sam Lay. “It’s also one of the more advanced markets in the region, with companies looking beyond just savings to increase attendee engagement, better mitigate risks and maximize their ROI.”

“Petrina has contributed greatly to the growth of our business in Singapore and changing the conversation around how our clients define success for their meetings and events. I’m confident that we’ll continue to scale greater heights under her leadership.”

Goh has over a decade of experience in the meeting & events and hospitality industries. She joined CWT M&E in 2015 as a business development executive, and in 2017 was promoted to the role of senior business development manager.

CWT M&E established its operations in Singapore in 2005, marking its entry into the Asia Pacific region. It has since become one of the most important markets for CWT M&E’s business globally, both in terms of organizing meetings and events for clients based here, as well as for inbound groups.

CWT Meetings & Events delivers 38,500 innovative, high-quality projects for customers every year – across all industry sectors, globally.