National, 3rd February, 2022: Raffles Udaipur, the iconic brand’s first hotel in India, today announced the appointment of two senior leadership roles Ramnik Choudhary as Director of Sales & Marketing and Abhishek Anand as Director of Talent & Culture.
Ramnik Choudhary joins Raffles Udaipur with over 20 years of experience in sales, hotel pre-openings, marketing, loyalty, revenue and distribution. He was previously Senior Director of Airline Sales and Business Support at Accor Hotels and brings with himself a strong skill set and proven abilities to lead teams towards the achievement of organizational goals. Ramnik is a planner and strategist acknowledged for strengthening hotel operations to lead in highly competitive markets and delivering innovative strategies and solutions. With a strong focus on revenue-generation and materializing business in a robust yet competitive environment, Ramnik has successfully launched over 20 hotels across India so far. He also played a key role in significantly improving performance at The Imperial Hotel early on in his career. It was under his leadership that the hotel reached its peak and we are certain that Ramnik will recreate this magic with Raffles Udaipur as well.
Abhishek Anand joins Raffles Udaipur with 17 years of proficient experience in Hospitality and Human Resources field having worked across in India, Maldives & Seychelles. He has proven track record in field of Talent Management & Development, Strategic HRM, Performance Management, Training, Compensation & Benefits, Welfare / Industrial Relations and General Administration. Abhishek started his career with The Oberoi Udaivilas and post that he has been instrumental in preopening of Luxury Hotels and Resorts; which includes Raffles in Seychelles. Prior to joining Raffles Udaipur, Abhishek was the Cluster Director – HR at The Leela Palace New Delhi and The Leela Ambience East Delhi. He has a 3-year Degree in Hotel Management, Diploma in Industrial Relations and MBA (specialization in Human Resources). Truly understanding the essence of Work life balance, Abhishek prefers to spend his leisure time with his wife Nandini and Daughter Aadhya. He prefers travelling, venturing remote locations, reading management books and playing cricket. He truly believes in curating the same experience for all Heartist as we do for our Guests and bind our internal customer with “Emotional Luxury” and Care.