Lynne is General Manager, Group Corporate Affairs for Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH), a luxury hospitality company that was established in 1866 and is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. HSH is the owner-operator of The Peninsula Hotels, The Peak Tram (one of Hong Kong’s most popular visitor attractions) and other luxury properties and clubs around the world. Appointed in 2014, Lynne has global responsibility for corporate reputation, crisis communication and issues management, corporate and financial communications, media relations and public affairs for the HSH Group.
Lynne currently serves as an Advisory Member on the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) and was a member of the WTTC’s Global Crisis Recovery Taskforce and Government Affairs Working Group in response to COVID-19. She is a Board Director of the Vision 2047 Foundation and a Volunteer Committee Member of the Special Needs Networking Hong Kong. Lynne is a past President of the St. Patrick’s Society of Hong Kong and a current Committee Member of Northern Irish Connections, She holds a BA in English Literature and History from Queen’s University, Belfast.