2016 August 02 09:00
Amit Majumder promoted to General Manager of Jumeirah Vittaveli
Maldives, 2 August 2016: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has appointed Amit Majumder as the new General Manager of the award-winning Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives. Amit fills the position vacated by Graham Kiy who moves on to a new role with Jumeirah in China.
Amit who hails from India first joined Jumeirah in 2002 at the prestigious flagship property Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Dubai. A skilled Operations Manager, he re-joined Jumeirah in 2012 as Resident Manager at Jumeirah Vittaveli and was promoted to Resort Manager in 2013. Amit is a result-driven manager with a career spanning more than 15 years in the industry. He has worked at leading companies including the Mandarin Oriental Group, Kerzner International and The Oberoi Hotels and Resorts.
He said: “I am excited to be at the helm of Jumeirah Vittaveli which recently won number of awards at the World Luxury Travel Awards including best spa for our Talise Spa and best restaurant for Fenesse and Swarna. We are continuously increasing our Guest Satisfaction Score and I plan to continue this upwards trajectory.”
Amit is supported by a strong team of managers and passionate colleagues who aim to ensure that guests experience thoughtful and generous service while holidaying at Jumeirah Vittaveli. The resort is set on an island in the midst of the Indian Ocean, surrounded by one of the most vibrant coral reefs, and comprises a variety of spacious villas that all include private pools.
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About Jumeirah Vittaveli:
A 20-minute boat ride from Malé International Airport brings you to Jumeirah Vittaveli. Whether for an intimate escape or an indulgent family retreat, Jumeirah Vittaveli offers unmatched diversity, subtle luxury and personalised exploration. Impeccable choice and seamless service shape the character of this resort paradise, where every detail has been meticulously crafted to inspire journeys of discovery and enjoyment. Whether beach-side or over-water, all villas feature stunning interiors with private pools and access to the sandy shores or glistening waters. An inspirational Spa, a well-equipped overwater gymnasium, a children's club and 5 star PADI dive centre mean guests are always able to try something new.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Bodrum, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London and Mallorca (Spain) in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; and Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
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