New role at Scenic Hotels

New role at Scenic Hotels

Scenic Hotel Group has appointed Bharath Satyavolu to the newly created position of group director of commercial.

Satyavolu joins the group in its Christchurch head oce from his previous Singapore-based postings with the Oakwood Asia Group and prior to that, the Marina Mandarin Hotel Singapore where he held senior revenue

management positions.

He holds a Diploma in Hotel Management from SHATEC Institutes Singapore and a Bachelor of Business Management from Nottingham Trent University.

Scenic Hotel Group managing director, Brendan Taylor says the newly created position ‘reflects the changing dynamics of the hotel distribution landscape and the evolution of the traditional structure that saw sales, marketing and revenue operating in independent silos.

'This new position will integrate the function of all three departments providing a more holistic approach to overall revenue strategy, distribution and top-line accountability’.