Jalesh Cruises, India’s first premium cruise liner, has appointed Vijay Kesavan as Director of Sales & Marketing in March 2020. In his new role, he will be responsible for driving the company’s sales and marketing strategy and expanding its presence in new markets.
Kesavan brings over 20 years of sales and leadership experience to Jalesh. Prior to this he was associated with organisations like Akbar Travels, Thomas Cook and Musafir.com. Vijay is a travel industry veteran and brings a wealth of experience from across the travel distribution chain. He has also earlier worked at companies like Indigo Airlines, Abacus International and Amadeus India.
Commenting on the appointment, Jurgen Bailom, President & CEO, Jalesh Cruises, said, “We welcome Vijay onboard the Jalesh family. He brings with him a rich experience and we look forward to working alongside with him to take Jalesh to the next level”.
Commenting on his new role, Vijay Kesavan said, “I am truly honoured with my association with the first premium cruise liner in the country. Together, we will capture the next wave of growth for Jalesh. I look forward to the new challenges and great experiences the brand has to offer”.