HR manager, Hotel Jen Orchardgateway
Derick Ooi started in the food and beverage division of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts in 1999. His in-depth knowledge and love of all things hospitality has been a boon to Hotel Jen Orchardgateway, which was named an Employer of Choice by HRD in 2015. With a keen eye on staff succession, Ooi puts all employees through tailored talent development and career planning. He has a bold vision, giving workers the freedom to choose their own goals and chart their own development. Along the way, he is there to help staff progress and overcome their personal challenges.