Recognizing achievers of excellence.
The HICAP Lifetime Achievement Award honors individuals who have distinguished themselves through their accomplishments and contributions to expanding, enhancing and advancing the hotel industry. All recipients are determined by special committee comprised of senior level industry participants.
Mr William Heinecke – 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
We were delighted to honor Mr William Heinecke, Founder & Chairman of the Minor Group, with the HICAP Life time Achievement Award. Five decades after founding the Minor Group in 1967, the company is now ranked amongst the top 50 stocks listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand, with market capitalization close to US$5 billion, and has become a global company with presence in 32 countries from Australia to Europe and South America. Mr Heinecke has received numerous awards over the span of his career, including Asia’s Best CEO in 2015-2016 by Corporate Governance Asia and Thailand Real Estate Personality of the Decade Award in 2015.
Mr Heinecke was presented with the award by longtime friend Anil Thadani, Chairman of Symphony Asia, at HICAP on Friday 21 October 2016 in Hong Kong.
See our press release for more on Mr Heinecke.