Award Candidate - UAE
Hotel Raffles Dubai
13th Street, Sheikh Rashid Rd
Wafi city – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Date of birth 03/09/1984
How many years has the candidate been a Concierge? 11
How many years has the candidate been a Member of UICH? 6 months
Is this his/her first International Congress? Yes
Languages: English, German, Hindi, Sinhalese
Submitted by Abey SAM
President of Les Clefs d’Or UAE
Why are you nominating this candidate?
Sahan in his role as concierge is the key to the cities most required energy and role model , Sahan has been instrumental to great successes of the section recently ,being the change that will be seen in the cities destination management schemes, he is the pilot concierge to be supporting the chapter and tourism to enhance and bring in the force of adaptable concierge efficiency in the city of Dubai.
Describe the process you used to select your candidate:
Sahan went through a nomination process under the executive committee of Les Clefs d’Or UAE All Nominees went through written exam. Later went with verbal panel interview. His responses satisfied the Executive Committee and decision was then voted among the Executive and is Nominated.
Sahan is the leading concierge of UAE, working under the prestigious Raffles Hotel not only he is an asset to his General Manager also is key driver to the cities most Trip advisor comments by guest who visit the city, an example was a guest who wanted to propose his girl friend on a very authentic Dubai Style with a combination of Land sea and air which was made possible with his connections on a fully booked last minute request day.