RUTGER VERSCHUREN, a Dutch national, is Area Vice President – Macau Operations for Artyzen Hospitality Group, a subsidiary of Shun Tak Holdings. He was Chief Operating Officer – Hospitality for Shun Tak Holdings Ltd from 2010 till 2014, when Artyzen took over the management of two celebrated Macau hotels. Previously, Mr. Verschuren was Managing Director of Sheraton Macao Hotel, and Vice President Operations of Dusit International. Since his arrival as a certified Hotel Administrator (BA degree and C.H.A.) in Asia in 1988, he has held several General Manager posts. He is since 2014 Chairman of the French Macau Chamber of Commerce (formerly FMBA) and President of the General Assembly of Macau European Chamber of Commerce.