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The Indian Hotels Company Limited Announces Appointment of New Vice President – Development

Mumbai, February 22, 2018: Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) the leading hospitality company in South Asia, today announced the appointment of Mr. Sanjeev Pahwa as Vice President - Development, in the Real Estate and Development function.

Sanjeev Pahwa joins IHCL from the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. He brings with him over three decades of professional experience with expertise in Business Development, Strategic Planning & Execution and Global Sales & Marketing.

Ms. Suma Venkatesh, Senior Vice President - Real Estate and Development, IHCL said:Sanjeev brings with him varied experience in the hotel sector. With an extensive industry network, he would be a valuable resource in our Development team and will help in building a robust pipeline of hotels. The team and I look forward to working with Sanjeev to consolidate our leadership position in the market.”

“IHCL is renowned for pioneering several tourist destinations in India. I look forward to being part of this exciting growth journey of the company and expanding the group’s portfolio.” said Mr. Sanjeev Pahwa.

A post-graduate diploma holder from the Oberoi School of Hotel Management, Mr. Pahwa is a fitness enthusiast and enjoys swimming, playing tennis and squash.

About The Indian Hotels Company Limited

Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) and its subsidiaries, bring together a group of brands and businesses that offer an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality and world-class service. IHCL operates 144 hotels globally across 4 continents, 11 countries and 72 locations. Incorporated by the founder of the Tata Group, Jamsetji Tata, the Company opened its first hotel - the Taj Mahal Palace, in Bombay in 1903.

The iconic Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris is Indian Hotels Company Limited’s (IHCL) flagship brand for the world’s most discerning travellers seeking authentic experiences in luxury. The brand’s unique hotel portfolio comprises world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic grand palaces. 

Vivanta provides new generation travellers a contemporary and creative hospitality experience that matches their bon-vivant lifestyles. The Gateway Hotel brand welcomes guests to a refreshingly enjoyable and hassle-free experience, anytime, everywhere, offering the highest consistency in quality, service and style. Ginger, IHCL’s revolutionary concept in hospitality for the budget segment in India is also its largest. Ginger Hotels are designed and operated with the ethos of providing reliable, safe and clean rooms that provide guests with a restful sleep experience coupled with a refreshing and reviving start to each day. Taj SATS Air Catering, a joint venture of the Indian Hotels Company, and SATS (formerly known as Singapore Airport Terminal Services), is the market leader in airline catering.

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) is amongst South Asia’s largest Indian hospitality company by market capitalization. It is primarily listed on the BSE and NSE.

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