Ali Shakir Appointed Resort Manager at OBLU NATURE Helengeli

Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts (AH&R) has appointed Ali Shakir as Resort Manager at OBLU NATURE Helengeli. This appointment marks an important milestone, as Mr Ali Shakir is the first Maldivian in the company to be completely in charge of a resort. At Helengeli island, Ali Shakir will be solely responsible for the day-to-day operations and […]

Jacques Leizerovici Appointed General Manager at Dusit Thani Maldives

Dusit Thani Maldives has appointed Jacques Leizerovici as the new General Manager. Leizerovici, a dual French-Canadian citizen, brings more than 30 years of experience working in senior management positions for renowned hotel brands under the Accor group across South America, Malaysia, and Canada. Since starting his career in 1984 at Le Meridien Montreal, followed by […]

Mohammed Issa Ali Appointed Executive Chef at W Maldives

W Maldives appoints Chef Mohammed Issa Ali as their new Executive Chef. Chef MO, the Jordanian born professional chef started his career at Dukes as an Executive Sous Chef in 2016 and was promoted to Executive Chef at the young age of 33.  He has since led several kitchens all over the United Arab Emirates […]

Kengo Tomito Appointed Executive Chef at The Nautilus Maldives

Kengo Tomito has been appointed as the new Executive Chef at The Nautilus. With more than 27 years of culinary experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge and creativity to The Nautilus’s culinary space. With the objective of creating exquisite dishes served with international flavour and unique charisma acquired over the years in the Mediterranean […]

Ali Shifaz Appointed General Manager at Meeru Island Resort and Spa

Ali Shifaz has been appointed  General Manager at Meeru Island Resort and Spa of Crown & Champa Resorts. Shifaz has been with Crown & Champa Resorts since 1st July 2019, when he joined Kagi Spa Island as Senior Project Coordinator. After one year with Kagi, his CCR career journey continued with Meeru Island Resort and […]

Huvafen Fushi Maldives Announce Key Appointments

Huvafen Fushi Maldives has announced the appointment of Mohamed Hamdhoon as the new Resort Manager and Ibrahim Nathif as the Executive Sous Chef. With impressive track records in the hospitality industry and a legacy with Universal Resorts, both appointees bring strong expertise to their roles and will elevate the resort’s journey to the next level. […]

Diana Vergara Appointed Resident Marine Biologist at Vakkaru Maldives

Vakkaru Maldives Resort has appointed Diana Vergara as the new resident marine biologist to enhance guest experiences and the private island’s marine biology programs. Diana’s role includes raising environmental awareness among guests and researching and monitoring the house reef and the coral around the island. She will also lead snorkeling excursions and give informational lectures […]

Villa Hotels & Resorts Appoints Hassan Shifau as Paradise Island’s HR Director

Villa Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Hassan Shifau as Director of Human Resources at Paradise Island Resort & Spa in the Maldives. According to the brand, Hassan Shifau will support the brand to deliver outstanding hospitality and enhance the overall guest experience, in alignment with the Villa Hotels & Resorts transformative journey. […]

The Nautilus Maldives Makes Key Leadership Appointments

The Nautilus welcomes Ahmed Faris as the new Executive Assistant Manager, and Nizam Hassan as the Director of Food and Beverage to their leadership team. Both Ahmed and Nizam are Maldivian hospitality professionals with a combined experience of more than three decades. Prior to his assignment as Executive Assistant Manager, Ahmed worked as the Front […]

Kandima Maldives Welcomes New Director of Sales Marko Muthig, Executive Chef Anil Kumar

Kandima Maldives has announced two new executive hires joining the Krew – Marko Muthig as the Director of Sales and Anil Kumar as Executive Chef. Marko Muthig has over two decades of experience in the international hospitality field. Born in Germany, he achieved his education and began his career in the country, spanning notable positions. […]

Sun Siyam Iru Veli Appoints Ali Adam as General Manager, Victor Zanotti as Executive Chef

Sun Siyam Iru Veli, Maldives, has welcomed new additions to its management team by appointing Ali Adam as the new General Manager, and Victor Zanotti as Executive Chef. Ali Adam, a native Maldivian, has worked with well-known brands and resorts in the Maldives, including Dhigufaru, Vilamendhoo, Mirihi, and Vakarufalhi Island Resorts. He also held the […]

Alila Kothaifaru Maldives Appoints New Resort Manager Jamal Ahmed and Director of Human Resources Riffath Fareed

Alila Kothaifaru Maldives has appointed their new Resort Manager, Jamal Ahmed and Director of Human Resources, Riffath Fareed into their team. Having previously worked across a broad range of operational roles with international luxury hotel brands such as W Maldives and Soneva Gili Maldives, Jamal Ahmed brings over 25 years of industry expertise into his […]