NewsSeptember 3, 2022

JA Resorts & Hotels Appoints Nasrulla Adam as Director of Business Development, Indian Ocean

JA Resorts & Hotels has appointed Nasrulla Adam (Nasru) as its new Director of Business Development Indian Ocean (in-charge of JA Manafaru Maldives and JA Seychelles Cluster).

As the Director of Business Development, his main responsibility is driving sales and marketing for properties in the Indian Ocean including JA Manafaru in the Maldives, JA Enchanted Waterfront & JA Enchanted Island Resort in Seychelles.


Nasrulla joins JA Resorts & Hotels from his role as Director of Sales (pre-opening) at Patina Maldives, Fari Islands (Capella Hotel Group). He has previously worked with Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Baros Maldives, Anantara Kihavah Villas, PER AQUUM Niyama and Huvafenfushi. While initially starting as an assistant reservations manager in the industry, Nasrulla has climbed up the leadership ladder earning the title of a Director.

Nasrulla is an experienced sales director with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry. He is skilled in Front Office, Hospitality Management, Customer Service, Hotel Booking, and Tour Operators. He is a strong sales professional with a BA (Hons) focused on Hospitality & Tourism Management from Birmingham College of Food-Tourism-Creative Studies.

A legacy UAE brand, JA Resorts & Hotels was born in 1981 and the portfolio now features 9 distinct, sustainability-conscious properties in the UAE and Indian Ocean, each dedicated to curating unique experiences and unforgettable memories.

Tropical escapes include JA Manafaru Maldives, the idyllic luxury island resort in pristine, lagoon-ringed Haa Alifu Atoll and JA Enchanted Island Resort, an ultra-luxurious hideaway of 10 exquisite villas on a private island in the protected Saint Anne Marine Park.