International Women's Day - Our Ladies, Our Pride

“Being part of Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts, Dhawa is proud to share stories of our associates this International Women’s Day. These outstanding women have excelled in various aspects of their career and personal lives although they came from humble beginnings.

We hope these stories inspire you to go fourth and conquer!”

Ms. Savittree Meesuksree

Ms. Savittree Meesuksree is the Training Manager for Banyan Tree Spa Academy in Phuket Thailand. She started as a Spa Therapist and over 12 years has rose through the ranks to now oversee therapists’ training of all Banyan Tree and Angsana Spa outlets. She is now responsible for Quality Control, R&D for spa trends, People Development and Programme Development for all Banyan Tree and Angsana Spa outlets.

Her exemplary story serves as inspiration to young women seeking to join the service and Spa industry.

Ms. Applelynn Teo

Ms. Applelynn Teo started off as a Designer with Banyan Tree Gallery in 2001 and through her passion and dedication to her craft, she has now achieved the position of Assistant Vice President for Gallery Design & Production. Besides overseeing 75 outlets worldwide, she is also a proud mother of 3 boys, juggling tirelessly between both work and family. Through the combined efforts of Ms. Applelynn and her team, Gallery has obtained various awards such as the recently achieved Golden Pin Design Award 2018 and Communication Design – Packaging (Design Mark) 2018.

As a wife, mother and foremost, a woman, she is a true inspiration for ladies climbing the corporate ladder.