Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris announced the appointment of Sourav Ghosal as the General Manager of The Gateway Hotel EM Bypass, Kolkata. Sourav moves to the culturally rich city of Kolkata from the bustling hotel, Vivanta by Taj – President, Mumbai where he was the Resident Manager.
Sourav’s journey with the Taj Group began in 2010 as a Food & Beverage Manager at the Taj Club House, Chennai. Having proved his mettle with sheer commitment, diligence and great performance, Sourav subsequently rose to the position of the Resident Manager of Vivanta by Taj – President, Mumbai. Prior to joining the Taj Group, Sourav has worked with other renowned hospitality brands in various capacities.
“I am thrilled to take on this assignment as I am coming back home to Kolkata. I look forward to working with the talented team at The Gateway Hotel Kolkata and add value to highest standards of service that define the Taj brand.” said Sourav Ghosal, General Manager, The Gateway Hotel E M Bypass Kolkata.
Sourav holds a diploma in Hotel Management from Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Bhubaneswar. When not working, he loves reading and travelling. Besides being a certified Mountaineer, Sourav is also a wine enthusiast and is a certified Wine Taster from Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET), London.
“Sourav is a great asset for us and has a rich and varied experience to his credit. We are delighted to have him as part of the team in Kolkata and wish him all the best for this role.” said Rohit Khosla, Senior Vice President – Operations (North).