As Director of Global Sales & Development for South Asia, Jit Bose will drive the company's efforts in corporate, MICE, and leisure sales, as well as oversee the development and retention of the brand's expanding portfolio across the region. Bose, who is based in the company's regional office of New Delhi, brings more than three decades of executive experience in India's hospitality industry and specializes in sales, marketing, and hotel operations. Recognized for his strong business acumen and strategy implementation, Bose has a proven track record of transforming underperforming hotels to commercial successes through long-term vision building and short-term tactical strategies. Prior to joining Preferred, he served as Area Director of Sales & Marketing for Southwest Asia at IHG Hotels & Resorts, extending commercial support for 13 hotels in India and Bangladesh across the InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, and Holiday Inn brands. He has also worked with other prestigious brands, including Taj Hotels, Hyatt, Leela Palaces Hotels & Resorts, Shangri-La Hotels, and Ritz-Carlton Jakarta. Jit reports directly to Seema Roy, Area Managing Director of South Asia, Middle East & Africa.