People on the move
Michael Schöllhorn, 53, has been appointed as chief operating officer for Airbus Commercial Aircraft, effective February 1, 2019. Schöllhorn, currently COO for BSH Home Appliances GmbH in Munich, will succeed Tom Williams, 66, who retires after 50 years in the aerospace industry, 19 of which were in top Airbus management positions. Schöllhorn’s wealth of diverse manufacturing and production expertise was gained from 1999 at the Bosch Group.
Government of Canada
Annie Dubé, Mia Yen, and Nicole Girard have assumed their offices as Consul General for Canada to India, in the cities of Mumbai, Chandigarh and Bengaluru respectively. Dubé joined the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in 2003. This is her second stint in India. Prior to coming to India, she was the deputy director of the EU Commercial Relations and Advocacy Division from 2016 to 2017.
Yen has served as legislative analyst at the embassy in Washington, D.C., and trade commissioner in Kuala Lumpur. In 2012, she began serving in Myanmar, where she was tasked with setting up Canada’s new embassy in the country. She was Canada’s first-ever resident chargé d’affaires there before becoming senior trade commissioner and head of mission administration.
Girard joined the Department of Employment and Immigration in 1989. In Ottawa, she held assignments related to immigration enforcement, strategic policy and refugee policy. In her most recent Headquarters position, she was director general of citizenship and multiculturalism policy.
Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway
Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway has appointed the following personnel:
Radhika Dewan as director of sales. She comes with over 10 years of experience in sales and marketing domain with commendable knowledge and expertise. Prior to Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway, Dewan held the position of director of sales at Fairfield by Marriott Rajajinagar.
Mylo Lallawmuali as the new Spa Manager at ‘Shine Spa for Sheraton.’ She will be responsible for all operational aspects of the spa as well as the fitness center and spearheading the development of both, Shine Spa for Sheraton and Sheraton Fitness. She will also focus on ensuring the highest levels of service delivery by aligning spa menus, signature treatments.
Ashok Sivashankar as director of rooms to manage day-to-day room operations and guest relationship. Ashok comes with over 16 years of experience and has successfully carried out his responsibilities at various established hotel chains. At Sheraton Grand, he is entrusted to elevate guest experience and room operations.
Malvika Godika to the post of assistant director of finance. She has worked with a few of hospitality brands including Fairmont Jaipur for four years, before moving to Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway, with which she has been associated for two years.
Amit Kobat as manager of Food and Beverage. He comes with experience of over 10 years in restaurant management, and is all set to revolutionise the functioning of the hotel’s restaurants – Feast, The Persian Terrace, Bene, Alfresco by Bene and High Ultra Lounge, in addition to its banqueting facilities.
Chef Tenzin Namkha as chef de cuisine at HIGH Ultra Lounge. destination. In his role he will be responsible for overseeing the restaurant’s dining venues, catering and culinary events, as well as further enhancing the restaurant’s celebrated culinary offerings.
AccorHotels has appointed Ranju Singh as the complex general manager of Novotel Goa Shrem Hotel and Novotel Goa Resort & Spa. A seasoned hotelier, Singh brings with him over 25 years of rich hospitality experience with several brands including Taj and Hyatt Hotels. Prior to joining AccorHotels, he was the general manager at Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa, Goa.