As the Tourism Business Development Manager of Alipay, Leo’s primary focus is to expand Alipay’s influence to tourism related industries in Australia and New Zealand in enabling them with the world’s most popular mobile payment platform. Leo joined Alipay in 2018 when he led a Pilot Program with Queensland Government that drove local tourism organisations and brands to establish Alipay infrastructure, and promote Queensland via precision marketing solutions. He was honored by Cross Border Travel team as New Employee of the Year in FY 2019 for this partnership program.
Prior to joining Alipay, Leo worked at TFE Hotels as Group Manager, Asian Partnerships. He helped their Asian partners effectively engage with the TFE Hotels network using their accommodations, food & beverage and conferencing facilities. Before TFE Hotels, Leo spent time in China as Regional Business Development Manager at Destination NSW, where he developed opportunities through partnerships with airlines, trade partners, digital and PR agencies.