Eco Hotel

UK TEAM

Suchit Punnose

Suchit is a social entrepreneur with an eye for emerging markets and opportunities. As a management consultant and investor, he has incubated businesses in sectors ranging from retail to commercial printing to vehicle lease and accident management. Climate change is a topical issue that he is passionate about and is focussed on promoting businesses that support sustainable living. He is on the board of several growth companies with a strong ‘eco agenda’ and has interests in green property investments. He is the CEO of Red Ribbon Asset Management Plc, the majority shareholder in Ecolodge.

Jay Krishnan

Jay, a hotel management specialist and a master trainer, has over 14 years of experience in the hotel industry across various countries, with expertise ranging from director level hotel management, designing operational departments, quality management, human asset management, training, strategy and marketing, and revenue management. He joins Ecolodge with the international exposure and local Indian skill sets to launch the brand in India. His leadership and management skills will be a key contributing factor to the success of Ecolodge, its launch and expansion. He loves his music and guitar and philately is his passion when he is not thinking about Ecolodge

ZULFI KHAN

After a successful career with JP Morgan in credit risk management, Zulfi took the initiative to branch out into a number of commercial interests including business advisory, real estate and green energy. He has been instrumental in the implementation of projects – from inception to scalable development. His role is to develop profitable, sustainable growth for the company through integrated business development and strategic planning. He is a founding shareholder of the company.

ANN McCORMACK

Ann has over twenty years of experience in the residential property market of London. She ran her own estate agency for more than fifteen years and comes with a wide network of contacts in the London property market. She actively managed investment portfolios for high net worth individuals and is responsible for liaising with investors.

Raj Kandeth

Raj is a certified chartered accountant who has held senior accounting positions in several Plcs including that of finance director. He has worked in the fashion industry with Jasper Conran and the restaurant business with Sir Terence Conran's gastrodome enterprises and his design studio. Raj also has the experience of working with several major retailers such as Wickes Ltd where he was responsible for the stock accounting function of 130 stores nationwide with a turnover of £600 million and Carpetright Plc. In his last position as finance director of Parkwood Healthcare Limited (a subsidiary of Parkwood Holdings Plc) he played a very active operational role in business development working alongside the MD and was able to successfully streamline the operations and secure high value contracts.

YOGESH KHATRI

Yogesh has over 28 years of experience in Marketing, Advertising and Integrated Communications. Trained as a pilot, he was the New Delhi Head of the Direct Marketing Division of the global advertising giant, McCann Ericsson, where he led integrated communication campaigns for international brands such as Microsoft, General Motors, Discovery Channel, ABN Amro to name but a few. Having run a successful Integrated Marketing business in India and now running a Brand Communication company in the UK & India. Yogesh brings with him a wealth of experience in innovative marketing brand communication strategies