Ashish Jakhanwala

Chairman, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
SAMHI Hotels
Ashish Jakhanwala is the Chairman, Managing Director, and Chief Executive Officer of SAMHI Hotels. He has been a member of the company’s Board since December 28, 2010. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Delhi, a diploma in hotel management and catering technology from the National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology, New Delhi, and a post-graduate diploma in management from the International Management Institute, New Delhi.
He was previously associated with InterGlobe Hotels Private Limited as Regional Director – Development and with Pannell Kerr Forster Consultants Pvt. Ltd. as a consultant. Ashish was awarded the Gold Bernache by Accor in 2009. He co-chaired the Tourism Committee of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in 2018. He has experience in the field of hotel operations, design, consulting, and investment.