Marriott International has announced the appointment of Manav Malhotra as the new General Manager of the Le Méridien Mahabaleshwar Resort & Spa. He brings with him over 16 years of experience in core hotel operations and has held managerial roles with several renowned hotel chains. With diploma in hotel management from IHM Gwalior and post- graduation in Guest Service Management from Oberoi Center of Learning & Development, New Delhi, Manav will now oversee all the operational and commercial aspects of the hotel. He will be responsible for driving the performance through new and innovative strategies at the Le Méridien Mahabaleshwar Resort & Spa.
Manav joined the Marriott India family four years ago as the Director of Operations at JW Marriott Kolkata as a pre-opening team member and led the pre- opening team of the iconic Ritz Carlton Pune. Manav has been known for using his creative flare to increase employee engagement, drive customer service scores, build relationships and grow hotel’s market share. He truly embodies the core values of Marriott and believes in the culture of putting people first.
Manav himself is an excellent cook and loves cooking for his children in his free time. He also has a great passion for fitness and enjoys participating in marathons.