Zakwan Ahmed

Zakwan Ahmed joins Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives as the Director of Sales

Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives, the five-star luxury resort in  North Male’ Atoll, has announced the newest addition to its sales leadership  team, Zakwan Ahmed, who joins as the Director of Sales. Zakwan brings with him over  fifteen years of extensive experience and expertise in the Maldivian hospitality industry. 

As a Director of Sales, Zakwan will play a pivotal role in overseeing sales operations,  managing relationships with key partners and travel agencies, negotiating contracts, and  collaborating with various teams to ensure successful sales outcomes. Furthermore, he will  be working on developing strategies to achieve sales targets for Kuda Villingili. His primary  focus will be the German-speaking countries, Europe, and the UK market.  

Prior to joining Kuda Villingili Resort, Zakwan held the role of Assistant Director of Sales at  THE OZEN COLLECTION, where he not only showcased exceptional leadership but also  acted as a brand representative at industry events, trade shows, and sales missions. His  extensive experience includes representing various resorts in prominent locations across 

Europe, including Berlin, Tyrol, Neuschwanstein, Cannes, and more. Zakwan’s presence at  international events allowed him to connect with partners on their home turf, providing  valuable insights into market nuances. This firsthand knowledge has been instrumental in  developing more effective sales strategies, a skill set he brings to Kuda Villingili Resort. 

Commenting on the appointment, Amjad Thaufeeg, Commercial Director of Kuda Villingili  Maldives, said, “Zakwan will add tremendous value to our leadership team, aligning his  expertise with our dedication to providing exceptional experiences to guests. We look  forward to his contributions as we continue to elevate our resort to new heights.” 

Armed with a positive growth mindset, resilience, and adaptability, Zakwan is well equipped to navigate the dynamic landscape of the hospitality sector. Kuda Villingili Resort  Maldives looks forward to his valuable contributions and is confident that his passion for  the industry will further enhance the resort’s reputation for delivering unparalleled  experiences. 

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