NewsJune 18, 2019

Planhotel Hospitality Group Appoints Abdul Salah Hassan as the New Assistant General Manager

Planhotel Hospitality Group – Resorts, Hotels and Spa have appointed Abdul Salah Hassan as the new Assistant General Manager at Sandies Bathala.

With around 22 years in the industry, Abdul Salah has a proven track record and extensive knowledge in hospitality management and Food & Beverages.


Most recently, Abdul Salah served as the Director of Food & Beverages at Grand Park Kodhipparu Maldives. He has previously held key positions with major leading premium brands such as Taj Hotels, Alila Hotels & Resorts, One&Only Resorts Maldives, and Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts.

Abdul Salah’s tenure with Planhotel Hospitality Group – Resorts, Hotels and Spa has begun in April 2019.

Founded in 1997 in Lugano, site of the Group’s headquarters, the Planhotel Hospitality Group has been operating in the tourism sector for over 20 years as a leading hotel management company for resorts and hotels in the Indian Ocean. The group focuses on management, marketing strategies, and distribution, as well as developing the network of its Diamonds Resorts, Sandies Resorts & Hotels, and Exploreans Camps & Lodges brands. The latest addition to the brand chain includes Sandies Bathala which was previously operated as Bathala Island Resort & Spa by AAA Hotels & Resorts.