Marc Schicker

SCHICKER & Co. / Founder & Managing Director

Marc, originally from New Zealand possesses over 30 years of experience in the design and construction industry living and/or working across Asia, the Middle East, Australasia, Japan, and the UK. Until March 2022, Marc was with IHG for over 10 years and prior he worked with two global design firms, Smallwood and HOK in Singapore.

During his tenure at IHG, Marc led a team of industry experts and was responsible for ensuring the IHG pipeline and operating properties were in compliance with IHG corporate standards, and were efficiently designed, innovative, and industry-leading branded hotels for IHG. Some of the notable new-build hotel projects Marc had personally been involved with were the InterContinental Osaka, Hotel Indigo Bangkok, InterContinental Perth, ANA InterContinental Beppu Resort & Spa, and the Hotel Indigo in Hakone, both in Japan.

Since August 2022, Marc founded a consultancy firm based in Bali, Indonesia providing design and advisory hospitality services to Hotel Owners and Operators across the Asia / Australasia region.

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