0

A Wealth Of Experience

And Expertise

 

MEET OUR KEY MEMBERS

Meet

Our Team

Clark Asia is the culmination of experts with a host of qualifications and decades of experience across construction, finance, hospitality, architecture, marketing, sales, technology and international law. Our management team has an expansive planning and development skill set. Key members of our management team, along with senior members of the project teams, have worked together for many years, providing stability and a cohesiveness that drives all the company’s initiatives.

Philip Wombwell MBA BSc(hons) - CEO
Philip Wombwell MBA BSc(hons) - CEO
Philip Wombwell MBA BSc(hons) - CEO

Philip has extensive finance and business experience across Europe, Middle East and Asia. A seasoned director, collaborating with senior members in implementing the Sales, Financial, Technology, Marketing and Growth strategies. He was advising Royal Family Offices in Abu Dhabi for Barclays Bank, then scaled his own investment advisory in Dubai. Philip has come into this project as a co investor and also brings a host of capital raising opportunities.

David Hadway - CFO
David Hadway - CFO
David Hadway - CFO

David brings over 15 years of experience in senior level financial planning and negotiating. He has worked on international trade agreements primarily in the United States, Japan, South Korea, Philippines and Switzerland.  He has sat on multiple corporate boards guiding the companies’ financial and legal direction. David has successfully guided 2 hotel projects from concept through to capital raise in the Philippines. David is a co-founder and co-investor in Clark Asia.

Chris Atkin - CTO
Chris Atkin - CTO
Chris Atkin - CTO

Chris is a seasoned Technology Professional. Chris delivers world leading intelligent IT solutions to developers and hotel operators, enabling them to leverage the technology to make businesses ‘cutting edge’ and generate new revenue streams, reduce costs and retain staff. Chris works in partnership with key stakeholders in the IT and AV industries, keeping up to date with significant and relevant technologies, and ensuring the effective deployment into the Clark Asia projects.

Gert Noordzij, MBA - Director of Hospitality & Project Management
Gert Noordzij, MBA - Director of Hospitality & Project Management
Gert Noordzij, MBA - Director of Hospitality & Project Management

Gert specialises in hotel opening processes and organizational project management. He has over 20 years experience in Greater China and South East Asia and was involved in opening over 30 new hotels and 3 integrated resorts. For 15 years, Gert worked for 3 of the global top 5 hotel companies. Gert is also the author of the book “Project Management of Hotel Opening Processes”. Gert is currently spearheading R&D in the Asia hospitality sector for Clark Asia.

Robert Comerford - Head of Planning, Design, Construction
Robert Comerford - Head of Planning, Design, Construction
Robert Comerford - Head of Planning, Design, Construction

Robert (Robbie) has 25 years in construction and specialises in designing and building environmental concepts for residential buildings. He has worked in Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, Europe and Asia, most notably Philippines. His focus is energy efficiency, thus maximising energy creation and minimising expenditure.  Roberts expertise on sustainability is an integral part of Clark Asia strategy. Robert is also a co-founder and a co-investor of Clark Asia Group.