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- WOMEX 2012
Dato Rashid Khan has been the Chief Executive Officer of the Sarawak Tourism Board since December 16, 2009.
He was formerly from Malaysia Airlines and held the post of Commercial Director prior to his retirement.
His passion towards tourism and vast experience in destination marketing was notably distinct during his tenure at Malaysia Airlines, where he had served as chief operating officer of MAS Golden Holidays in the late 1990s, in his various capacities as regional head of countries, he was posted to – Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Germany and North America, and actively involved in PATA chapters in those countries.
He was also the former Chairman of Board of Airlines-Malaysia, Chairman of Malaysia PATA Chapter, Chairman of Abacus Global Distribution System (Malaysia), Chairman of Malaysia Airlines Golden Boutique and Golden Holidays subsidiaries. He was also a former board member of the Four Seasons Langkawi Hotel and the Best Western, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Taj Catering in Madras, Eva Green Catering in Taiwan, MAS Catering in Sarawak.
Dato’ Rashid has attended various Management Development Skills Programme including the Senior Management Development Programme of Harvard Business School, Malaysian Institute of Personnel Development, London School of Economics, Asian Institute of Management and the Breach Training Academy, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
He features regularly as an invited speaker at International Conferences organised by IATA and World Tourism Organisation and locally by State Governments and the Tourism industry in Malaysia.