Chief Operating Officer, Hong Kong
For over a decade Tim Alpe has had his eye on the prize to disrupt traditional hospitality. As progressive as he is personable, Tim has an international resume that spans New Zealand, Mainland China, the United Kingdom, Macau and Hong Kong. A global citizen who thrives on challenging the status quo in some of the world’s more challenging and often more traditional hotel markets.
Tim’s passion is evident in all his interactions whether they be with his multiple teams, hotel guests or the many partners he procures to deliver his desired result which almost always ladders back to ‘something different that simply delights’.
Having several pre-opening assignments, an administrative take-over project, outlet rebranding and conceptualisations under his belt for such groups as the InterContinental Hotels Group Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Express brands, and Rhombus International Hotels Group, Tim has a detailed understanding of all facets of hospitality from the ground up with both property and regional level roles across food and beverage, sales and revenue, general management and corporate office leadership.
An applied hospitality and tourism degree holder from Pacific International Hotel Management School, Tim is the current Chief Operating Officer of Ovolo Group Hong Kong, leading the charge of both reaffirming the much loved Ovolo brand and also delivering a ground breaking new concept to market, stay tuned for Mojo Nomad Co-living and many more industry interruptions of the positive variety.