Country Manager, LOF Hotel Management
Cynthia Usui is a multilingual and multicultural hospitality professional who has lived, studied, and worked in Southeast Asia, North America, Europe, and Africa. She began her career in advertising, and in 1989, decided to stay home full time to raise her daughter. Usui went back to work in 2011 as a part-timer, and in 2013, was recruited as a Corporate Sales Manager at ANA InterContinental Tokyo and promoted to Assistant Director of New Business Development after 3 years. After a brief stint at the Shangri-La Hotel Tokyo, she joined Coca-Cola Japan to lead its hospitality team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games.
Usui is also the author of “Eight Things Full-Time Housewives Should Do Before Entering the Workforce”, a book published in 2017 that outlines the different steps that women can take to rejoin the workforce.