Chef of the month: NOKU Maldives’ Executive Chef Denzil Prasanna’s culinary mastery

Imagine a tropical paradise where every bite is a delight. Where the azure waters of the Indian Ocean meet the white sands of the Maldives. Where you can savour the flavours of the world in one exquisite resort. Welcome to NOKU Maldives, where Executive Chef Denzil Prasanna will take you on a gastronomic adventure like […]

From receptionist to front office manager: Baasith’s career lessons at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

Sun Siyam Iru Fushi is a destination for travellers who seek luxury and tranquillity in the Maldives. The resort offers a range of services and amenities to make guests feel pampered and relaxed. But behind the scenes, there is a team of dedicated professionals who work hard to ensure a smooth and memorable experience for […]

Women in Hospitality: Sun Siyam Iru Fushi’s Director of Operations Dorothy Bahati

Sun Siyam Iru Fushi’s Director of Operations Dorothy Bahati is a firebrand in the hospitality industry where she has developed her career for the last 19 years or so, having spent most of that time in the Maldives. Her journey has been that of resilience, persistence and utmost dedication coupled with passion for what she […]

From intern to resort manager: Sun Siyam Iru Fushi’s Atham shares recipe for success

As the seaplane glides over turquoise waters dotted with picture-perfect islands, passengers catch their first glimpse of Sun Siyam Iru Fushi – a true island playground for families, groups of friends, couples and honeymooners alike and a luxurious Maldivian resort known for over a decade of excellent service, stunning villas, and world-class amenities. Leading the […]

Unveiling soul of hospitality with NOKU Maldives’ GM Manoharan Mannarlingam

Manoharan Mannarlingam, Area General Manager at NOKU Maldives resort, did not originally set out for a career in hospitality. But a part-time job as a waiter sparked what has become a lifelong passion. Now with over 20 years of experience under his belt, Manoharan oversees operations at both NOKU Maldives and NOKU Phuket. His career […]

One&Only Reethi Rah appoints Pierre Edlund as Resort Manager

One&Only Reethi Rah has announced the appointment of Pierre Edlund as its new Resort Manager. With an extensive background in the international tourism and hospitality sectors, Pierre Edlund is set to take the helm at this prestigious destination, known for its unrivaled luxury, unique experiences, and limitless activities. In his role as Resort Manager, Pierre […]

Aminath Huda appointed Market Manager for Maldives at DNATA Travel Group

Aminath Huda has been named the Market Manager for the Maldives at DNATA Travel Group, bringing with her two decades of invaluable experience in tourism marketing. Hailing from the Maldives herself, Aminath Huda’s journey in the field of tourism marketing began as an Information Officer at the Maldives Tourism Promotion Board. Over the years, she […]

Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort appoints Ahmed Anees as Director of Operations

Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa has announced the appointment of Ahmed Anees as its new Director of Operations, the very first Maldivian professional to be elevated to the role within Hilton’s portfolio of award-winning brands in the country. His 18 years of experience encompass a variety of roles on the successful pre-opening teams for […]

Alila Kothaifaru Maldives Appoints Dante Rossi as new Director of Food and Beverage

Alila Kothaifaru Maldives has announced the appointment of Dante Rossi as its new Director of Food and Beverage. Dante brings to Alila Kothaifaru Maldives over 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry and a passion for food and beverage. He is known for his commitment to excellence and for delivering innovative and fresh ideas […]

Sanjeet Gopee: From farm boy to Executive Chef at Nova Maldives

Imagine waking up to a stunning view of the turquoise ocean, feeling the gentle breeze on your skin, and smelling the mouth-watering aroma of freshly cooked food. This is what awaits you at Nova Maldives, a modern all-inclusive community concept that offers guests a variety of dining options and cuisines. Whether you crave for a […]

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GM’s View: Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives’ Sanjeeva Perera

For our GM’s View segment, we sit down with Sanjeeva Perera, an experienced General Manager with an impressive track record in the leisure, travel, and tourism industry. Perera holds an MBA with a focus on Business Administration, Management, and Operations from the University of Wolverhampton. He has been recognized for his exceptional achievements in the […]

Young hotelier: Mariyam Ishva’s journey from intern to permanence at Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island

In the dynamic landscape of Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island, a contemporary all-villa retreat under Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts, innovation and indigenous charm meld to fuel professional growth narratives. Allow us to introduce Mariyam Ishva, a former intern who now stands as a permanent member of the Airport Representative team. Reflecting the resort’s commitment nurturing talent […]

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