MANAGEMENT TEAM |
Professional Maldivian Hospitality
Jorg WeytjensGeneral Manager
Jorg has over 15 year’s experiences managing hotels and resorts in various locations. Prior to moving to the Indian Ocean region, he managed a portfolio of ultra-luxury residences in the French Alps. He moved to Sri Lanka in 2017 to set-up an intimate Boutique Hotel in the Knuckles Mountain Range. From there he transferred to Bhutan to manage the opening of a Luxury Wellness Resort. Jorg has a keen interest in wellness and enjoys exploring different new wellness activities that can be offered to guests. A native from Belgium he speaks fluent French, Dutch and English. Jorg used the time during the Covid-19 pandemic to complete a Master Degree in Business and Tourism from the University of Cumbria from which he will graduate at the start of 2022.
Mohamed NazeerDirector Of Operations
Mr. Nazeer holds Bachelor’s Degree in International Hospitality & Tourism from Taylor’s University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Over his professional career, Nazeer has worked for several CCR properties in the Maldives until he decided to move from CCR in 2017. During the time outside CCR he worked in Constance Halaveli and LUX* South Ari Atoll. On October 1st 2019, Nazeer rejoined CCR, as Director of Operation at Kagi Maldives. Nazeer oversees all aspects of the operational departments in Kagi Maldives Spa Island. His work ethics and ambition represent a significant contribution to day-to-day operations of Kagi Maldives Spa Island. Nazeer brings a varied background of nearly 23 years of experiences in Hospitality industry. He also possess international working experiences including Malaysia and Seychelles. Nazeer makes his home in Addu City, Republic of Maldives and he speaks basic French and Italian.
Katrina GesmundoHuman Resources Manager
Katrina joined the team in 2022. Prior to Kagi, she has been the second in-charge of the HR operations in two other properties under the same group, CCR. Katrina has a Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management from the University of the Philippines and a Certified Human Resource Professional (CHRP®) awarded by the International Federation of Professional Managers UK. She is responsible for recruitment and selection, employee welfare, talent management and legal compliance throughout the human resource management.
Ahmed AbdullaFinancial Controller
Ahmed joined the company in November 2000 and worked his way to become Chief Accountant in May 2012. He was transferred to Komandoo Island Resort & Spa as Chief Accountant in November 2015 and became part of the pre-opening team of Innahura Maldives Resort as Assistant Financial Controller in September 2018. Ahmed Apointed as Finacial Controller, Kagi Maldives on 1st October 2020.
Denis PlacereaniExecutive Chef
Denis has joined Kagi as Executive Chef and he is responsible for the food served to our guests and team members. He had worked in Indonesia, China, Caribbean, Thailand, Montenegro and UK. Mr. Denis completed his technical studies from M.Buonarroti, Italy. He started his career in 2005 in Italy and developed himself by proving his skills in different five-star hotels in Europe.
Aishath ShaniyaFront of House Manager
Shaniya brings with her over 9 years of experience in the tourism industry, having worked with local and international five start Resorts in the Maldives. She holds a Bachelors Honors Degree in Business Administration from the University of Bedfordshire. Shaniya takes care of the Front of House operations by ensuring that our guests experience a relaxing and memorable holiday.
Sushil SahuChief Engineer
Sushil is a globe trotter with 14 years of experience in hotel and resort engineering. He has done his bachelors from University of Rajasthan in Electrical Engineering. Prior to joining Kagi team, He has worked in Tanzania, Kenya, Nigeria, Cook Islands and New Zealand with luxury business hotels and ultra luxury leisure resorts.
Rohan KasturiAssistant F&B Manager
Rohan Kasturi, joined Kagi in 2020 as Food and Beverage Operations Manager. He was promoted to his current role as Assistant F&B Manager in 2021. Rohan has completed restaurant revenue management & WSET in Emirates academy, Dubai. Experienced in luxurious properties in Dubai & Maldives. He brings ample of knowledge and skill that will elevate the F&B department in Kagi.
Rasu MurugaiyanExecutive Housekeeper
Rasu has joined CCR in 2010, he is currently responsible for the Housekeeping Department at Kagi Maldives Spa Island. Rasu's work experience extents across several 4 star and 5 star resorts. Rasu graduated with B.Sc., in Hotel Management, awarded by Bharath College of Science and Management in India.
Ahmed ShareefAssistant IT Manager
Ahmed joined Crown and Champa Resorts in 2009, and Kagi Maldives on August 2020. Ahmed is an experienced IT Professional with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry for over 12+ years. Ahmed As the Head of IT his primary job function is making sure all the system on hands are running smooth and up to the standards. He graduated with a Higher Diploma in Information Technology, at Cyryx College, Maldives.
Fathimath LammathAssistant Reservations Manager
Lammath joined the Kagi team as Assistant Reservations Manager in 2022. Prior to joining Kagi, she spent 9+ years at Universal Enterprises. Her career began as a Reservations Agent and worked her way up to becoming Reservation Supervisor in February 2018. With over a decade of experience in the tourism industry, she is a noteworthy leader in her workplace. Known best among her colleagues as a self motivated and detail oriented leader, who brings a positive energy to the workplace.
Ahmed AreefAsistant Purchasing Manager
Ahmed Areef Joined the Kagi team as Assistant Purchasing Manager in 2022. He is an experienced individual in this field with around 8 years of experience in the industry. He has worked with several 5star, 4 star and ultra-luxury resorts. Starting his career in 2011, he has worked in different positions and climbed his way up, building his skills and knowledge in the field. He was born &. Raised in Lh.Kurendhoo.