SDH Institute Lecturers
Senior Lecturer and Programme Head (Advanced Diploma)
Mr Barry Hayes has over 35 years of professional managerial experience in hospitality. Barry completed a management trainee programme with the THF PostHouses (UK). In 1998 Barry came to Asia to assist in setting up a resort business and has stayed on since. He managed a group of resort/hotels in South East Asia specialising in leisure & water sports; with General Manager (GM) postings in Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand. He then settled down permanently in Singapore where he was the Director Representative for the group’s 15 resorts in South East Asia. Barry was also instrumental in building the S$2m water sports Centre on the East Coast in 2008 before becoming an educator.
Barry possesses BA (hons), MSc, (UK) a professional membership for the Institute for Hospitality (UK). He is a certified trainer (ACTA) and registered Certified Hospitality Trainer (CHT – USA). He is continuing to study for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) specialising in the hospitality HRM.