Prashanth Gurumurthiah, an Indian national, has been appointed as the new cluster director of sales of Park Inn by Radisson Muscat and Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Residence Duqm.
In his new position he will be responsible for leading and improving all aspects of the sales and marketing communications department for both properties.
Gurumurthiah began his career as a system analyst and consultant, working his way up in the hospitality industry in various professional positions in Switzerland, the UK, the UAE and India. He joined the Rezidor family in May 2007 and since then held key management positions at the Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai, Deira Creek.
In 2010 he was promoted to regional sales manager and team member of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Global Sales Office in Dubai. He was then promoted to director of sales: meetings, incentive, conference and exhibitions in 2014.
Gurumurthiah holds an MBA in Hotel and Tourism Management from the University Center Cesar Ritz in Switzerland and an MBA in Finance from the University of Wales in the UK.