Chandrashekar Joshi

Chandrashekar Joshi has joined the Hyatt Regency Phuket as General Manager.

CJ, as he is known, joins Hyatt with 21 years of experience working for top luxury international hotel brands.

He has moved to Thailand from Jaipur, India, where he has spent the past two years working as GM of the Leela Palace.

Before Leela, CJ spent approximately 20 years working with different brands and hotels under Marriott International in numerous departments, including in F&B, operations, and sales and marketing.

In addition to Jaipur and now Phuket, his career thus far has enabled him to work in Bali, Mussoorie, Mumbai, Pune and Dubai.

A pre-opening specialist, CJ has significant experience with launching and repositioning luxury hotels.

CJ, an avid trekker, is joined in Phuket by his wife, Lakshi, a yoga and wellness enthusiast, and his daughter, Anya.