Lebua Hotels & Resorts
Deepak Ohri is a name that has become synonymous across the globe with the ‘luxury experience’. By drawing on his unique vision of hospitality, which taps into a deeper level of exchange with guests in order to create a lasting emotional connection, Mr. Ohri has made lebua Hotels and Resorts a global luxury brand in just 14 years. He joined lebua at its inception in 2003 and has brought the vision of the brand to reality, expanding it across four continents. Under the lebua banner are several of the world’s finest five-star hotels and restaurants including Two Michelin-starred restaurant in Bangkok. Before joining lebua, Mr. Ohri held operational roles and was an executive at leading hospitality businesses and hotels in India and Asia. Mr. Ohri, recognized globally as a visionary hospitality industry leader and luxury marketer, is a sought-after speaker at international conferences and top business schools worldwide. He is a three-time recipient of the Most Enterprising Entrepreneur Award (2008 to 2010) by the Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards and The Best in Asia: Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2011 to 2013), among others.
Andrew Sangster, Editor and Owner, Hotel Analyst
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Deepak Ohri, CEO, Lebua Hotels & Resorts
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