Kempinski Hotels has confirmed the appointment of Vella Ramasawmy as the general manager of their upcoming Kempinski Ambience Hotel Delhi.
A pioneer in the hotel industry, Ramasawmy is spearheading the hotel team to make it a new landmark for European luxury in India.
Since 1897, Kempinski is known globally for its refined hoteliering and distinguished properties from historic buildings to the most avant-garde of modern architecture, including world-famous properties such as the Çırağan Palace Kempinski, Istanbul, Hotel Adlon Kempinski Berlin, Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi and Le Mirador Kempinski Lake, Geneva.
Over 115 years of its history, exclusivity and distinctive luxury, Kempinski Hotels have hosted international celebrities, witnessed meetings between the world’s leaders and been a part of creating history around the globe.
With three decades of experience in managing hotel operations for business and resort properties, and armed with valuable knowledge from his world-wide assignments with prestigious international hotel chains, Ramasawmy will be responsible for leading the first Kempinski Hotel in India by developing and introducing unparalleled quality standards.
A veteran in the international hospitality fraternity, Vella Ramasawmy is widely recognised for his astute business acumen in managing world class hotels.
To be launched later this year, Kempinski Ambience Hotel Delhi will boast of the largest meeting space in the country with an attractive choice of indoor and outdoor meeting venues.
The hotel will be an ideal destination for leisure and MICE travelers, as well as for weddings and social events due to its strategic location and world class services.
Commenting on his new role, Ramasawmy said: “I am thrilled to be leading the pre-opening team at the Kempinski Ambience Hotel Delhi, especially at such an exciting time when Kempinski is set to launch its flagship property in India.
“With construction in full swing, we have a busy time ahead of us and one of current priorities is to handpick the best-in-class team that can help fulfill Kempinski’s vision of giving Delhi the true taste of European luxury.”