Janaka Vithana Appointed Director of Engineering at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has appointed Janaka Vithana as Director of Engineering at the twin-island resort. Brining in twenty-one years’ of experience in the industry, Vithana will be responsible for elevating the guest experience whilst upholding the high-quality facilities’ standard that the resort is renowned for.
Prior to this, he was the Director of Engineering at One & Only Reethi Rah. He was also the Director of Engineering for the Huvafen Fushi, Finolhu and Niyama sister resorts in Maldives. Additionally, he has held leading engineering roles in Shangri-La Gold Resort & Spa, Aman Resorts and John Keells hotels in Sri Lanka, as well as Intercontinental properties in Singapore and Maldives.
Commenting on his appointment Janaka says: “I am excited to be joining Conrad Maldives Rangali Island at such an exciting time for the property as its avant-garde philosophy has set the tone for luxury hospitality in the Maldives for the past twenty-five years, and it is an honour to be part of this new chapter for the iconic brand.”
Carla Puverel, General Manager, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, comments: “We are delighted to welcome Janaka as the Director of Engineering as Conrad Maldives Rangali Island begins a new era its property-wide transformation, with reimagined water villas, culinary venues and innovative guest experiences. It’s important that we continue to pioneer and set the standards for the destination and Janaka has demonstrated a keen interest in embracing the resort’s dedication to innovation and sustainability. We look forward to seeing his experience and insight translate into unforgettable experiences for our guests.”