NewsApril 5, 2020

Ritz-Carlton Maldives Appoints Deanne Garling as Director of Human Resources

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands has appointed Deanne Garling as its new Director of Human Resources.

Deanne, a human resources professional with over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry has commenced her new assignment with The Ritz-Carlton Maldives on 16th March 2020.


Originally from Australia, Deanne holds a Diploma in Human Resources Management and Business and began her hospitality career in Australia with various hotels including Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens, Melbourne and Stella Hospitality Group.

Deanne brings with her a wealth of local Maldives experience having worked at Gili Lankanfushi for nine years prior to most recent role as Director of Human Resources at Waldorf Astoria Ithaafushi where she oversaw the opening of this resort.

During her spare time Deanne enjoys scuba diving, tennis, yoga, reading and traveling.

Located on the North Atoll of Maldives, The Ritz-Carlton Maldives Fari Islands will be part of a lively integrated Marina Village & Resort Destination with world class luxury living & recreation facilities. The resort is made up of 4 islands with 100 island and overwater villas. There are 5 food and beverage options distributed among the islands. Other than the all-day dining, guests can enjoy Italian, Chinese and Japanese teppanyaki specialties. Uniquely design facilities include an experiential Kids Club, Recreation Club and Spa.

The Fari Islands is 50 mins away from Male by speedboat and 10 mins by seaplane.