Suksit Suvunditkul is the CEO of Deevana Hotels and Resorts. During the past 11 years with the group, he has been instrumental in expanding its portfolio from 1 to 8 hotels in Phuket and Krabi and growing a family business into a large corporation. He is actively involved in overseeing hotel development and investment processes from acquisition, project finance, development planning to construction.
With years of experience in hotel business, he leads the group to develop own brands and create an operating platform for its assets. The brand portfolio includes Deevana Plaza, Deevana, Recenta Suite, Recenta and Recenta Express. The group also works with international brands such as Ramada.
Besides his corporate job, he takes on two key roles as Vice President of Thai Hotel Association, Southern Chapter and Advisor to National Human Rights Commission of Thailand on economic, social and cultural rights. He is also a regular guest lecturer on hotel and tourism management at Chulalongkorn University.
Suksit graduated from Chulalongkorn University with a Bachelor degree in Business Administration before pursuing overseas education at Nanyang Technological Univerisity in Singapore with a Master degree in Technopreneurship and Innovation Management.
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