Shaizeen Contractor takes on new role at Hilton

Hilton has appointed Shaizeen Contractor as senior commercial director, Australasia.

In this newly created role, Shaizeen will be responsible for leading commercial performance, driving and delivering commercial targets and growing market share in Australasia.

“Shaizeen joins Hilton with more than 18 years of hospitality experience in hotel operations, revenue management, distribution, sales, marketing and customer experience,” said Heidi Kunkel, vice president, operations, Australasia.

“She has exceptional business acumen and has a proven track record of delivering results and demonstrating leadership that builds talent and creates opportunities. As we continue to expand our footprint in the region, we are so thrilled to have Shaizeen join the Australasia leadership team.”

Prior to joining Hilton, Shaizeen was employed by TFE Hotels in various roles including group director of sales & distribution and, most recently, chief revenue officer.