Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Appoints New Director of Sales
Bringing over 10 years of expertise in the field of Sales Management.
Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort has appointed Sajeev Vasudevan as the Director of Sales. In his exciting new role, Sajeev will be responsible for the overall positioning of the hotel, developing sales strategies to support business objectives across all sales market segments, and ensuring the hotel continues to deliver a high level of customer service.
With over 10 years of expertise in the field of Sales Management, Sajeev brings with him a solid understanding of the luxury hospitality industry. With his creative flair and a passion for innovation, Sajeev will continue to drive forward Anantara’s philosophy of delivering unparalleled experiences for its guests.
Sajeev most recently held the position of Director of Sales at the Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai having worked previously at Ritz Carlton DIFC as Associate Director of Business Development on the pre-opening team, and then as Director of Sales following a well earned promotion. Sajeev also worked at Raffles Dubai from 2008-2010 where he was promoted from Sales Manager to Senior Sales Manager.
Sajeev Vasudevan studied Hotel Management and graduated from Mumbai University in India as a Bachelor of Commerce. He began his career in the hospitality industry in 2005 at Starwood Hotels working as a Front Office Supervisor, and then progressed to Groups and Incentive Executive in 2006 at Grosvenor House and Le Royal Meridien hotels in Dubai.
Perched 2,000 metres above sea level on the curving rim of a great canyon, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort is a secluded haven for the intrepid and discerning. Guests hover over an extreme landscape of rugged beauty while they discover a cultured treasury of authentic indulgences and immersions in the destination’s rich heritage. The highest luxury resort in the Middle East and amongst the highest in the world, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort is a luxurious base from which to explore this extraordinary corner of Oman.
Anantara is a luxury hospitality brand for modern travellers, connecting them to genuine places, people and stories through personal experiences, and providing heartfelt hospitality in the world’s most exciting destinations. The collection of distinct, thoughtfully designed luxury hotels and resorts provides a window through which to journey into invigorating new territory, curating personal travel experiences. From cosmopolitan cities to desert sands to lush islands, Anantara connects travellers to the indigenous, grounds them in authentic luxury, and hosts them with passionate expertise, currently boasting over 30 stunning properties located in Thailand, the Maldives, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Mozambique, Zambia, the UAE and Qatar, with a pipeline of future properties across Asia, the Indian Ocean, Middle East and Africa.
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