Hong Kong – The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) has announced that Anthony Ingham joins the Club as the Executive Director for Membership, Strategic Marketing, and Branding (EDMSMB), where he is set to assume the role at the beginning of 2021.
The HKJC is a local-based racing club which includes entertainment horse-racing, lottery, sports waging and community-based charity drives.
For the new role, Ingham will be responsible for creating unique membership experiences, leading its future strategic marketing plans, communicating with key stakeholders, and articulating the Club’s brand. He is also tasked to further strengthen the communication of the Club’s unique integrated business model and its significant contribution to the community.
Prior to this position, he had served as the brand strategist for Marriott International. He was appointed the global head of the hotel chain W Brand in 2015, and served as a brand strategist also for The Luxury Collection Hotels and Resorts in 2018.
He had also worked with the InterContinental Hotels Group, where he served as director for sales and later on as a global director for guest experience.
Ingham will report directly to the Club’s Chief Executive Officer Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges.