The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum 2017

Win Aung

Managing Director

Amata Hotel Group


Mr Win Aung is the managing director of Amata Hotel Group and CEO of Amata International Company Limited which includes Amata Hotels in Ngapali Beach, Inle Lake, Bagan and Hsipaw. He is also the managing director of Myanmar Ballooning, that is Oriental Ballooning, the hot air ballooning business in Bagan, Inle Lake, Mandalay and Ngapali Beach. 

After achieving bachelor degree in business administration and international marketing at Bernard M Baruch College in New York, United States, he returned to his mother country and took a position as a managing director at United International Group in 1993 and gained experiences in manufacturing and exporting teak and its furniture to US and other countries. He founded United Home Center Company in 1996 and managed 120 employees in Yangon and Mandalay, a manufacturing and distributing company of indoor and outdoor wood furniture.  He established The Utility Plastic Industry Company (UPI) n 1997 which was the first injection molding factory in Myanmar with Korean standard consumer plastic products to distribute in Myanmar and Bangladesh. In 2000, Mr Win Aung started Amata Hotel Group, which he built and operated Amata Resort & Spa Ngapali Beach, Amata Garden Resort Inle Lake, My Bagan Residence by Amta, The Riverside@Hsipaw Resort and Amata Garden Resort Bagan in total of 450 rooms with five hotels throughout Myanmar’s tourist attracted destinations. He also established Oriental Ballooning. He is managing more than 1,000 employees in his business sectors. 

Mr Win Aung is currently an executive committee member of Bagan Heritage Trust, Myanmar Hotelier Association and Myanmar Tourism Federation.  He is also a patron of Regional Business Development Association Bagan.


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Tue 12 - Wed 13 Sep 2017

Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw