NewsAugust 23, 2020

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Appoints Nila Suparmi as Director of Human Resources

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi has announced the appointment of Nila Suparmi as the new Director of Human Resources of the stunning all-villa resort featuring 119 exclusive villas.

Situated in one of the mostbeautiful locations in the world, the award-winning Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi offers guests genuine hospitality and unparalleled experiences. The property is part of Waldorf Astoria, one of Hilton’s global luxury hotel brands.

Nila has more than 15 years of experience in Human Resources, having worked with international brands such as InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, amongst others, throughout her career.

No stranger to Hilton, Nila joins from her most recent role as Director of Human Resources at Hilton Bali where she focused on driving organizational changes and embedding the company’s strategies and culture amongst the 650 Team Members in the hotel following the rebranding of the Bali resort.

“We are pleased to welcome Nila Suparmi to our beautiful island,” said Etienne Dalancon, General Manager, Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi. “As we focus on the next chapter in our resort’s journey, the ongoing work we’re doing to strengthen the culture and nurture key talent has never been more valuable. I’m delighted to be bringing Nila’s rich and diverse experience to Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi.”

In her new role at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Nila will be responsible for leading the human resources department operations including organization development, talent-development strategies, employee relations, talent acquisition, compensation and benefits.

Nila commented: “I started my career in the Maldives, and I am excited to be back and joining Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi, and continuing the success that the resort has achieved for the past year. I look forward to partnering with the resort leadership team and with the support of our team members to achieve even more milestones as we continue our journey to be not only an extraordinary place to visit for our guests but also a great place to work for our team.”