Grand Mercure Gandhinagar GIFT City appoints Bijoy Sengupta as general manager
Bijoy holds over 17 years of rich experience in the hospitality industry
Bijoy Sengupta has been appointed as the general manager of Grand Mercure Gandhinagar GIFT City, the first international hotel brand in Gandhinagar. The hotel caters to the ever-growing demand for rooms and space for various events from across the region.
A Hotel Management graduate, Bijoy started his career as a guest service associate, and has successfully worked his way up the corporate ladder. He has worked with leading hospitality chains such as Accor, Marriott, Swissotel, and eRevMax in the last 17 years, and has expertise in revenue management, distribution, reservations, sales, rooms division and other facets of hotel operations and people management.
An alumnus of Accors’ IHMP (International Hospitality Management Program) Asia Pacific 2016-17, Bijoy’s last assignment was as Hotel Manager at ibis New Delhi Aerocity. Prior to that, he was Hotel Manager at ibis Chennai SIPCOT and Director of Rooms and Revenue Management at Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre & Hyderabad International Convention Centre. Bijoy has received training at various workshops and programs in India and overseas throughout the course of his professional career.