Mark McWhinnie
Senior Vice President of Resort Operations & Development
Sands China

Mark McWhinnie spent 24 years with Starwood Hotels and Resorts in various roles throughout Asia Pacific, with his last position being Managing Director, Sheraton Resorts, Fiji. After 2 years in Japan with Ishin Hotels, Mark joined Sands China Ltd in 2006, 18 months prior to the opening of the Venetian Macao Resort Hotel.

He is currently the company’s Senior Vice President of Resort Operations & Development, responsible for 7 hotels comprising 13,000 guest rooms and suites, food & beverage, convention, exhibition and associated leisure facilities. More recently he was also responsible for the operations development of The Parisian Macao, which is part of the Sands China Ltd Macao portfolio and which opened in September 2016.