From reluctant student to passionate hotelier: Inspiring journey of Nova Maldives’ GM Abdulla Aboobakuru
As a child growing up in the Maldives, Abdulla Aboobakuru dreamed of flying high in the skies as a pilot, instead he planted his feet firmly in the world of hospitality. Now the General Manager of Nova Maldives, Aboobakuru reflects on the experiences that shaped his long career over 24 years working in resorts. “Two […]
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 […]
As Soneva Fushi celebrates its 20th anniversary, Sonu Shivdasani speaks about the brand’s success over the past two decades.