IHG appoints Shantha de Silva as head of South West Asia operations
Hospitality major InterContinental Hotels Group today appointed Shantha de Silva as Head of South West Asia to oversee its India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka operations. He will be leading the company’s business in the region, with a focus on India as a key market and will be responsible for driving growth and operational performance of 21 hotels across four brands: InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express, IHG said in a statement. Commenting on the development, IHG India, Middle East and Africa Chief Operating Officer Pascal Gauvin said: “Shantha takes the helm of our India leadership team with a proven track record in driving growth in emerging markets.”
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