Shangri-La Sri Lanka Welcomes Saharsh Vadhera as Director of Sales and Marketing

Colombo, Sri Lanka – February 24, 2024 – Shangri-La Sri Lanka is thrilled to announce Saharsh Vadhera as the newest addition to its leadership team, stepping into the role of Director of Sales and Marketing for both Colombo and Hambantota. With an illustrious career spanning over 16 years in the luxury hospitality sector, Saharsh brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his new role.

Prior to joining Shangri-La Sri Lanka, Saharsh served as the Director of Sales & Marketing at Shangri-La Bangalore for over 7 years. His professional journey has been shaped by renowned brands such as Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts, Embassy Developers (Pvt.) Ltd, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, and Hyatt Hotels Corporation, where he honed his skills in dynamic marketing, strategic sales, revenue management, and impactful public relations.

Saharsh’s commitment to enhancing brand equity, optimizing revenue streams, and nurturing client relationships has consistently delivered exceptional results throughout his career. His proficiency extends to cultivating business development opportunities across international markets, demonstrating a keen understanding of diverse cultures and consumer behaviors.

A Certified Management Trainee in the rooms division from Hyatt Hotels Corporation and a graduate in Hospitality and Hotel Management from IHM – Lucknow, Saharsh embarked on his hospitality career in 2008. He is an alumnus of IHM Lucknow with a Bachelor of Science degree in hospitality and hotel administration.

Saharsh is deeply committed to nurturing enthusiastic and forward-thinking leadership within a team environment. His appointment as Director of Sales and Marketing underscores Shangri-La Sri Lanka’s commitment to elevating guest experiences, optimizing revenue opportunities, and maintaining its position as a leader in the luxury hospitality industry.

We warmly welcome Saharsh Vadhera to Shangri-La Sri Lanka and look forward to leveraging his expertise to drive continued success and growth.