Satish Kumar has been appointed as the Senior Director Talent & Culture, India & South Asia Accor effective from 1 July 2020
With over 2 decades of experience in talent development, Satish in his new role will handle India hotel operations management teams. He will be responsible for driving the team of 9500 employees in 50 hotels.
Prior to this he was the Director of Learning & Talent Development, India & South Asia, Accor. He was leading the team of talent development professionals located across the country to deliver learning and talent development solutions to hotels in the region. He was instrumental in identifying and developing high potential leadership talent into leadership roles through various fast track development programs. Prior to joining Accor, Kumar was associated with ITC Hotels and Sarovar Hotels.
Kumar is a hospitality graduate from Mangalore University and enjoys writing, reading, watching movies, and exploring new destinations.