Singapore, 11September 2020–The world-renowned Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) announced today the appointment of Ms.Jenny Ang as the new Managing Director of EHL Campus (Singapore) as of September 1, 2020.
Jenny Ang, Managing Director, EHL Campus (Singapore)
Ms.Jenny Ang has been appointed Managing Director of EHL Group’s Singapore campus, the world’s leading hospitality education group. She will bring her great expertise and enthusiasm for arts and hospitality to EHL at an important time when the hospitality industry is pivoting in the new reality. She holds anExecutive Masters in Business Administration and has over 15 years of management experience in higher education, classical music and the arts industry.
In her previous role, Ms. Ang was the Deputy Director (Artistic Administration & Strategic Development) at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, National University of Singapore, where she headed strategic initiatives in relation to institutional brand management, curriculum design, building international networks, public engagement and partnerships. Ms.Ang also enjoys an extensive global network of leading international higher music education institutions, performance venues & festivals, orchestras, artists and agents.
EHL Campus (Singapore) is set to deliver the same internationally recognized “Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management” degree as EHL Campus Lausanne, providing opportunities for future hospitality leaders to thrive in an international landscape. In 2019 and 2020, EHL has achieved the top position in the 2019 and 2020 QS World University ranking for Hospitality & Leisure Management Universities, and was awarded the extremely sought-after Michelin star at its restaurant on campus, the Berceau des Sens.
In June 2019, EHL wasauthorized by the Singaporean authorities regulating private education institutions to deliver its Bachelor course in Singapore, receiving the EduTrust certification. The first cohort of students is starting their preparatory year in Lausanne in September 2020 and shall start the Bachelor program in Singapore in the fall of 2021. The EduTrust certification scheme sets very high standards and is usually only granted after several years of operation in Singapore.
“We are delighted and proud to welcome Ms. Ang as part of our international team, spearheading our very first foray outside of Switzerland. Her expertise and drive will be valuable,and she will play a pivotal role in sealing EHL’s status as an absolute reference in hospitality management education”,said Michel Rochat, EHL Group CEO.
“I am humbled and excited to join the new Singapore Campus which will bring to Asia the same standards of excellence that have made EHL’s reputation for over a century. In this period of change for the hospitality sector, I anticipate the new campus will offer transformative energies and approaches. By remaining focused and committed, as well as embracing cultures and new viewpoints, we look forward to cultivating the next generation of talent for the industry by offering themthe highest standards in hospitality education”,said Jenny Ang, Managing Director, EHL Campus (Singapore).
EHL Campus (Singapore) is registered as a private education institution in Singapore under the Private Education Act, Enhanced Registration Framework (ERF) and has received EduTrust Certification Scheme (Certification number EDU-2-2124, valid from June 14 2019 to June 13 2023). The certification is provided by the Committee for Private Education (CPE) whose aim is to protect students and ensure that they have access to high quality education.