[dropcap]N[/dropcap]ew Delhi, by Ajay Gupta: Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru announces the appointment of Saharsh Vadhera as director of sales and marketing. In his new role, Saharsh will head the hotel’s sales, events, revenue management, reservations and marketing divisions. His key responsibilities will include overseeing all aspects of hotel sales and marketing strategies, optimising the hotel’s revenue and market share.
In his previous role as director of sales, Saharsh has been instrumental in making significant contributions to cross-functional teams. At Shangri-La Bengaluru, he will continue to train and manage the hotel’s sales team in maximising revenue opportunities and further promoting the property.
Saharsh began his hospitality career in 2008. With over a decade of rich experience, he has held various roles with notable luxury hospitality brands. He has a proven track record in achieving set targets with expertise in pre-opening, pricing strategies and market intelligence.
“Saharsh is a dynamic professional who excels both as an individual sales star and a motivating team leader, inspiring those around him to perform to their absolute best. He has made an invaluable contribution to the hotel’s business and strengthened his team’s performance. It was only befitting for him to grow and take on additional responsibilities in the capacity of the director of sales and marketing. We are confident that his experience and expertise will be instrumental in the continued success of our hotel.” said Andreas Streiber, Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru’s general manager.
Saharsh is an IHM Lucknow alumnus and holds a bachelor of science degree in hospitality and hotel administration. He is passionately committed to nurturing enthusiastic and forward-thinking leadership in a team environment.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently operates over 100 hotels with a room inventory of over 41,000. Shangri-La hotels are five-star deluxe properties featuring extensive luxury facilities and services. Shangri-La hotels are located in Australia, Canada, mainland China, Fiji, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sultanate of Oman, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in Australia, Bahrain, mainland China, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia. For more information, visitwww.shangri-la.com.