Shiyi Tay Appointed GM of Diethelm Travel Singapore

(20 July 2021)
Shiyi Tay has joined Diethelm Travel Singapore as
General Manager.

Tay will take over management duties from Judy Lum,
who is retiring after nearly three decades in the industry and
four years serving as Diethelm Travel Singapore’s General Manager.

Yvonne Wong, who has been Diethelm Travel
Singapore’s business consultant, will also be retiring at the same
time.

With more than 15 years of experience working in Singapore’s
tourism and hospitality industry, Tay most recently served as
Business Planning Manager at Tour East Group Headquarters, where
she led a team that implemented the Tourplan NX connected travel
management systems across all offices to support the global
inbound business.

Prior to that, Tay was the company’s Business
System Manager in charge of API-related matters and system
upgrades. In addition to her technology experience, Tay also
previously served as product development manager, focusing on
product development and procurement.

“As a highly intriguing, culture-rich nation,
Singapore holds a unique place in Asia’s tour offerings and I look
forward to having someone as highly experienced and well-connected
as Shiyi to be the next general manager to lead our Singapore
services into a new travel era,” said Stephan Roemer, Diethelm
Travel Group CEO. “While we will certainly miss Judy and Yvonne’s
skilled guidance, I am confident that Shiyi will be an excellent
addition to our dedicated team and help create a wealth of
singular new experiences for our agents and guests as Singapore
travel evolves following the pandemic.”

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