Kevin Cheah is currently the General Manager of Iconic Hotel Penang. Appointed to the role since April 2019, he brings more than 20 years of hospitality experience to the hotel which includes leadership positions with award winning independent hotels and international chains such as Shangri-la International Hotels & Resorts and Millennium Hotels & Resorts.Additionally, he plays an active role in Penang travel industry by being theExcom member of Malaysia Association of Hotels (Penang Chapter).
He is a double Diploma graduate in Hotel & Travel Management from Reliance College. Having worked locally and abroad, he has extensive experience of driving revenues from both international and domestic markets while maintaining the high service level of hospitality.
Kevin started his career with Penang Mutiara Resort (a member of LeadingHotels of the world) as Events Coordinator and worked his way up his career. His last posting was with G Hotel Penang as Executive Asst Manager and successfully positioning the hotel as the leading hotel in the region. He has also pre-opening experience and was responsible in the area of Sales & Marketing for G Hotel Kelawai, Penang.