Brands and Acheivements
Strong executive leadership with unparalleled track record
Brand Creation and Development
Launched, acquired and developed the following brands
  • Successful Fund Management

    Thayer Lodging Group and Thayer Capital Group established in 1991; Thayer International Group 2005


    US$ 25 billion of lodging investments made to date across 7 funds and 2 co-investment vehicles


    Track record funds generated gross, investment-level IRR of 26.8% and multiple of 2.3x; and net IRR of 17.5% reflects long term successes in Thayer investment program

  • Brand Management

    Privatized largest hotel brand manager in the world


    Manages over 20 independent brands and 45 chain brands including Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, IHG, Radisson, etc.


    First time in corporate China history of participating the privatization of NYSE listed company

Early Adopter of Technologies (companies founded)
  • TIG Global

    Hotel Internet marketing and interactive advertising

    (Sold to Micros System, NASDAQ:MCRS)

  • NOR1

    Merchandising and pricing technology for lodging industry

    (Sold to Oracle, NYSE:ORCL)

  • HUBS1

    Leading Chinese lodging global distribution system

    (Sold to Jinjiang International Hotels, 2006.HK)

  • HotelTonight

    China last-minute hotel distribution system

    (Sold to ( NYSE: JD)