Justin Malcolm

Director, HCMC based

Le Meridien Saigon

Justin Malcolm is a 26-year veteran of the hospitality industry working for award winning properties for Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Marriott International across countries.

Justin is currently the General Manager at Le Méridien Saigon, one of the leading 5-star hotels in HCMC, where he has served for one past 4.5 years. Through Justin’s leadership the hotel has been recognized for Industry Leading awards that includes 2020 Luxury Business Hotel and Luxury Spa Hotels Asia by World Luxury Hotel and Spa Awards. In 2019, Justin was also awarded Hospitality Superstar Award by The Asia Pacific Tourism and Travel Federation.

Justin was also responsible for the rebranding and complete renovation of Sheraton Maldives; and during his time there, the height of the global financial crisis, Starwood awarded him Most Inspiring Leader of the year in Asia in 2009.

Justin was a wealth of committee and board experience which has included Chairman of the Starwood Security Council for 4 countries over a 7-year period; was the founding Chairman of PATA Chiang Rai Chapter; was Chairman of the Industry Intelligence Committee for PATA Thailand and is currently Co-Chair of Marriott International Business Council for Vietnam and Cambodia.

Justin has a strong background in change management (as a certified Six Sigma Black Belt) and business turnaround whist developing high performing teams.