Indus Hospitality Consulting Pvt. Ltd. is a Mumbai-based company which primarily recruits and trains for the hospitality industry in India and abroad, including for international cruise companies, through its 3 specialist divisions. With offices in 6 cities in India and 2 abroad managed by hospitality professionals, Indus owes its success to the expertise of its management team combined with a professional and transparent work culture.
Captain Amarjeet Vidyarthi, Managing Director
Capt. Vidyarthi is a Master Mariner with over 40 years experience spanning both ship as well as shore operations. 20 years go, he pioneered the recruitment of Indian hotel staff for the international cruise industry, and, more recently, he started the first specialised advanced culinary training institution for chefs.
Aspi Nallaseth, Vice President
Mr. Nallaseth brings to Indus his varied and invaluable expertise in the hospitality industry, spanning over 25 years at various levels covering city hotels, holiday resorts, fine dining restaurants, industrial catering establishments, fast food chains and clubs in India, Europe, West Africa and the Middle East.
Indrani Vidyarthi, Director
Mrs. Vidyarthi, with a career spanning over 25 years in hotels, travel & tourism and market research, oversees administration and corporate communications for the company
Moses Samuel, Associate Director
Mr. Samuel, a highly regarded professional in personnel management and administration in the hospitality industry with a career spanning over three and a half decades, is the backbone of Purple Patch's consultancy services.
Tanaz Ghadiali, Manager
Mumbai A Post Graduate Diploma holder from IIHCM, Mumbai, Ms. Ghadiali is responsible for shortlisting and recruiting hotel staff. She is a Certified Hospitality Educator from the American Hotel & Lodging Association.
S. T. Vinodkumar, Manager & Senior Chef Instructor, The Indus Institute - Bangalore
Mr. Vinodkumar, leads the team at the Indus Institute of Advanced Culinary Arts & Hotel Management. He brings with him ample experience in the field, having worked as Senior Lecturer - Food Production at the Asan Memorial College of Arts and Science, Chennai for four years.
Deepa Sridhar, Manager - Chennai
Ms. Sridhar, a graduate of the Asan Memorial Institute of Hotel Management, Chennai, is primarily responsible for locating and short listing personnel for recruitment from Chennai and the southern region of India .
Christina Vijaya, Assistant Manager - Chennai
A graduate of the Asan Memorial Institute of Hotel Management, Chennai, Ms. Vijaya brings with her over 10 years' experience in the hospitality industry.
Shivangi Joshi, Assistant Manager – Delhi
Ms. Joshi graduated in Hospitality Management from the Institute of Hotel Management, Jaipur and has trained with the ITDC Ashok, ITC and Marriott hotels.
Somnath Bhattacharya, Representative - Kolkata
An alumnus of IHM Kolkata and Johnson & Wales University, Florida, and chef by profession, Mr. Bhattacharya has worked for 6 years with Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines both as sous chef and as chef trainer at the Carnival College for formal on-board training.
Vilda Timblo, Representative - Goa
Ms. Timblo is a graduate in psychology from Mumbai University, and has previously worked for Sahara Airlines, both on the ground as well as in in-flight services where she honed her administrative and people skills.
K. C. Prabhat, Representative - Nepal
Mr. Prabhat is a science graduate as well as a hotel management graduate from IHM, Mumbai.
Randy Coldham, Associate Director ( UK ) - Purple Patch
Mr. Coldham handles UK assignments for Purple Patch. He is a Master Mariner who, as one of the leading personnel professionals within the U.K. shipping industry, has combined a successful career at sea with 28 years of experience in marine personnel management. Since 1988, he has specialized in personnel management for the cruise industry, having worked for both Carnival Cruise Lines and Cunard Line, and also run his own consultancy for the travel and hospitality industries.
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