SRINAGAR: Sujith Herbert was Wednesday appointed as General Manager (GM) of The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa situated at Gulmarg, Kashmir Valley’s famous tourist destination.
Prior to joining The Khyber, Herbert was General Manager- India Head at JHM Interstate India Hotels & Resorts, a press statement issued here said.
He has also served in different capacities at Hilton Delhi, Danat Hotels & Resorts in Abu Dhabi, Accor Hotels in Dubai and Le Meridien Mina Seyahi in Dubai, it added.
“In his capacity as the GM of the property, he will oversee all aspects of Property Management in accordance with company’s mission statement including maximization of financial performance, guest satisfaction, and staff development within established quality standards,” the statement said.
The Khyber was recently awarded as the Favorite Boutique Hotel at the Conde Nast Traveller India Readers’ Travel awards 2014 and Best Luxury ski hotel in Asia at World luxury Hotel Awards 2014, the statement added.