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.
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2017 – Larry Tchou
We congratulate Larry Tchou, HICAP Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, 2017. Mr Tchou has had an extensive and storied career with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, beginning as one of Hyatt’s first employees in Asia and now Senior Advisor – Greater China. Mr Tchou was instrumental in introducing Hyatt into mainland China over 27 years ago and has played an irreplaceable role in establishing Hyatt’s presence in the region.
With more than 40 years’ tenure with Hyatt, Mr. Tchou has gained great respect and recognition throughout the company and the industry. In recognition of his dedication and contribution, he was bestowed a Lifetime Achievement Award by the China Hotel Investment Summit Advisory Board in April 2006, conferred Honorary Fellowship by the Vocational Training Council in November 2008, Honorary Fellow of the Chinese University of Hong Kong in May 2011 and China Hotel Industry Lifetime Achievement Award by China Hotel Starlight Awards in March, 2015. Mr Tchou will be presented with the HICAP Lifetime Achievement Award on October 19, 2017.