TEAM ADDITIONS ON LAND AND SEA FOR ALILA HOTELS & RESORTS
New Appointments In India And Indonesia
16 May 2013
Leading boutique hotelier Alila Hotels & Resorts has announced new management appointments across its portfolio as the group plans expansion in new and existing markets. New General Managers have taken the helm at Alila Bangalore, Alila Diwa Goa and Alila Manggis in Bali, whilst the newly launched luxury Phinisi live-aboard, Alila Purnama, is successfully sailing the Indonesian waters under the careful watch of a talented new Cruise Director and crew.
Krishna Unni has been appointed General Manager of Alila Bangalore in India’s ‘Garden city’ and in Goa, Siddaharth Savkur, is now General Manager of contemporary resort Alila Diwa Goa. Following eight years with Hyatt Hotels, Siddaharth’s extensive industry experience also includes time working with Oberoi and Radisson across India.
In Indonesia, the boutique east coast resort of Alila Manggis has appointed Putu Susenayasa as General Manager. An Alila stalwart, Sena’s previous management positions include stints at sister Alila properties Kemang Icon in Jakarta and Alila Ubud.
From land to sea, Annalisa Gorelli, has successfully taken the newly launched luxury Alila Purnama on its maiden voyages around the islands of Indonesia as Cruise Director. Annalisa brings 11 years of international experience in the hospitality industry to her role, having worked at the Siladen Resort and Spa in Sulawesi and on boats including the MV Aurora and MV Pindito in Indonesia. Overseeing a crew of 16, Annalisa is an integral part of the Alila Purnama experience with her passion for diving and water based spa treatments (including water Tai Chi and Watsu) combined with her knowledge of the Indonesian waters, which will be invaluable for guests on board.