Board Of Directors
Mrs. Rashmi AhujaChairperson
Mrs. Rashmi Ahuja
One of the pioneers in introducing high-quality and affordable accommodation experience to business & leisure travellers, Mrs. Rashmi Ahuja is the founder and the guiding force behind the brand "Ahuja Residences".
With over 35 years of experience, this inspirational woman started her venture from two rooms as a ""Bed & Breakfast"" during the 1982 Asian games. Since then, the lady has been the guiding force in the expansion of the brand and still runs the show!
Mr. Jaideep AhujaManaging Director & CEO
Mr. Jaideep Ahuja
Managing Director & CEO
Jaideep is the Managing Director & CEO of Ahuja Residency Pvt. Ltd., one of India’s leading hospitality companies. He holds a B. Com (Hons) degree from SRCC and a Masters degree in Management from the London School of Economics (LSE).
He worked with Accenture, one of the world’s largest management consulting firms for four years before joining Ahuja Residency in 2002 and has spearheaded its growth since. The Ahuja Residency group today comprises a pan-India chain of service apartments and budget hotels with over 1300 rooms under management under the Ahuja Residences brand, Yuhi Hospitality - a specialised Japanese accommodation provider and Lime Services - a full-service property management services firm.
He has been a member of Young Indians - CII since 2014 and has held various leadership positions including Delhi Chapter Chair, North India Region Chair and National Chair for Thought Leadership.
He sits on the CII Northern Region Committee on Tourism and Hospitality. He is a also an active member of YPO (Young Presidents’ Organisation) and chairperson of the Governing Body of a Delhi University college.
Mrs. Kanika AhujaDirector
Mrs. Kanika Ahuja
Kanika Ahuja graduated from Jesus and Mary College with a Bachelors in Commerce. She then pursued a masters in HR and Management from the International Management Institute. In 2001, she became the Director of Ahuja Residency and has been working in the company for the last two decades. She takes care of the design aspect of the properties.
Kanika recently co-launched her own Interior Design studio, ‘Turn it Around’ and has undertaken over 100 spaces since 2019. She is also a proud former committee member of the Young FICCI Ladies Organisation.
Mr. Suresh KhannaPresident
Mr. Suresh Khanna
Mr. Khanna Has Over 30 Years Of Managerial Experience In Sales & Marketing, And Has Held Various Senior Positions With Godfrey Philips India Ltd., From Where He Retired Recently As General Manager – Training. Mr. Khanna Has Travelled Extensively Throughout His Career And Brings With Him A Deep Understanding Of The Requirements Of The Corporate Traveller.
Mr. Suresh AgarwalDirector Of Finance
Mr. Suresh Agarwal
Director Of Finance
A Merit Holder In The CA Examination, Mr. Suresh worked for "The Container Corporation Of India" before setting up his own "Accountancy Firm".
Mr. Suresh not only manages the firm’s accounts, but plays a vital role as the director of finance in advising on all the future growth projects for the brand.
COL (Retd) Sk TugnaitVP Operations
COL (Retd) Sk Tugnait
After Having Served The Indian Army, Col Tugnait Has Been In Operations And Administration Departments In The Corporate Sector. He Leads A Dedicated And Well Trained Team To Ensure Comfortable Stay For Our Esteemed Customers.
Mrs. Promela AhujaVP Housekeeping
Mrs. Promela Ahuja
A Merit Holder In The CA Examination, Suresh Worked For The Container Corporation Of India Before Setting Up His Own Accountancy Firm. Suresh Not Only Manages The Firm’s Accounts But Also Advises On Future Growth Projects.
Mr. Rudra Pratap SinghCOO - Hotels Division
Mr. Rudra Pratap Singh
COO - Hotels Division
Mr. Singh started his career at Taj Hotels in 1996 and subsequently worked at Marriott International Inc. and Hyatt Hotels Corp. in USA. He graduated from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI in 2001 and has held unit level and corporate leadership positions in his career of over 25 years.
As COO - Hotels Division, he leads the the "Hotels Vertical" at Ahuja Residences.
Mr. Sandeep KumarCOO Serviced Apartments
Mr. Sandeep Kumar
COO Serviced Apartments
With an overall experience of more tha 2 decades, Mr. Kumar has been an integral part of "Ahuja Residences" since 2008.
Having an excellent background in sales & marketing, with an expert knowledge of ""Japanese Culture"", Mr. Kumar in his capacity heads the expansion of "Serviced Apartments" & "Japanese Desk"
Mrs. Arti KukrejaCFO
Mrs. Arti Kukreja
Arti Kukreja is the Chief Financial Officer with Ahuja Residences with an excellent leadership skill since 2019.
She is one of the youngest Management leaders who has 20 years of rich experience in the field of Finance , Accounting and Auditing. She completed her Graduation and CA from Nasik. She worked as a Finance Controller and SOX Auditor in ABB for 11 years.
Apart from Kathak and Volley ball as her hobbies, she loves to cook in her pass time.
Ms. Aakansha PalHR Head
Ms. Aakansha Pal
Ms. Aakansha, an alumni from XLRI, brings in a vast experience of hospitality sector in "HR Department" since 2006.
She plays an active role in creating and executing robust and relevant HR strategies for "Ahuja Residences" since 2019.
Mr. Aditya KumarSales Head Extended Stays
Mr. Aditya Kumar
Sales Head Extended Stays
Mr. Aditya a Hotel Management Graduate & MBA from IBS, has been with Ahuja Residences since 2011.
Over the years, he is trusted name amongst the corporate circles. With his first hand experience of Japanese Culture, his strategies brings in expansion and business development for service apartment segment.
Mr. Bhanu PratapOperations Head
Mr. Bhanu Pratap
Mr. Bhanu has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2012.
He heads the operations division and is responsible for ensuring optimum utilization of the facilities and utilities through prompt service.
Mr. Binod KarnProperty Manager - Hotels Division
Mr. Binod Karn
Property Manager - Hotels Division
Binod, In his assosiation with Ahuja Residences since 2008 has worked in the guest housing operations. He is currenlty managing various guest house properties at Gurugram.
Ms. Mamta PratapSales Head - Hotels Division
Ms. Mamta Pratap
Sales Head - Hotels Division
Ms. Mamta a seasoned hospitality professional has been associated with Ahuja Residences since 2015.
Currenlty as the Sales Head at Ahuja Residences - Short Stays division she look after the comfertable accomodation & conferencing needs of the corporate
Ms. Mamta SemwalProperty Manager - Hotels Division
Ms. Mamta Semwal
Property Manager - Hotels Division
With a strong flair for handling large teams, Ms. Mamta has been associated with Ahuja Residences - Guest house division since 2013.
Currently she is managing properties at Delhi & Noida
MR. Nitin AhujaProperty Manager - Hotels Division
MR. Nitin Ahuja
Property Manager - Hotels Division
With over two decades of work experience in various industries, Mr. Nitin has been a part of Ahuja Residences since 2016.
He is currently looks after Air By Ahuja Residences, Gurugram.
Ms. Parul WadhwaSales Head - Japanese Desk
Ms. Parul Wadhwa
Sales Head - Japanese Desk
Ms. Parul, a MBA from IMT has been associated with Japanese Companies since 2008.
Post her expertise in Japanese Language, she has served the Japanese corporates in various capacities of HR and Sales. She is associated with Ahuja Residences since 2018 and is very successful in bringing top rated japanese corporates as our client.
Mr. Pradeep SharmaHousekeeping Head - Hotels Division
Mr. Pradeep Sharma
Housekeeping Head - Hotels Division
Mr. Pradeep holds an extensive work experience of a facility management company before joining Ahuja Residences. He has been associated with us since 2011.
His keen sightedness makes him a perfect trainer and executor for high standards of housekeeping at Guesthouses.
Mr. Sunil VermaHousekeeping Head - Extended Stay
Mr. Sunil Verma
Housekeeping Head - Extended Stay
A graduate in Operations Management, Sunil has been with Ahuja Residences since 2009.
He is chiefly concerned with planning, organizing and supervising various housekeeping modules
Mr. Sumit Das GuptaProperty Manager - Hotels Division
Mr. Sumit Das Gupta
Property Manager - Hotels Division
A Hospitality Management graduate, Sumit has been with Ahuja Residences since 2008.
He brings forth his international exposure in managing hotel operations. Currently he is managing Pune guest houses at Ahuja Residences.
Mr. Sohan LalInformation Technology Head
Mr. Sohan Lal
Information Technology Head
Sohan SHARMA MSc- Computer Application from Subharti University, Meerut & Computer Engineering Diploma from Haryana Technical Education Board, AWS & CCNA certified.
Established performance-driven IT Head with Over 16 years of Experience in Hospitality Industry worked with Brand like , ITC Hotels , Radisson Chain of Hotels & BPO. Well-acquainted with IT Operations and Cyber security, IT risk management, IT Audits, budgeting and IT Procurement.
He has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2021. He heads the IT division and is responsible for ensuring all application, Servers and smooth running of all IT operations for delightful experience of all Guest & Stakeholders
Mr. Jatin GuptaPurchase Head
Mr. Jatin Gupta
JATIN GUPTA is ADBM from IMT Ghaziabad & Alumni of Executive Development Programme from OCLD ( Oberoi Centre for Learning & Development) hardcore Purchase Professional with Over 18 years of Experience in Hospitality Industry worked with Brand like , Apeejay Surender Group ( The Park Hotels), EIH Limited (Oberoi Hotels), Max Group Ltd & IHG Group of hotels,
He has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2021. He heads the Procurement division and is responsible for Purchase/Receiving/ Stores & ensuring Inventory Control & Best available sourcing for the Group
Mr. Kashish KapoorGuest Relation Head
Mr. Kashish Kapoor
Guest Relation Head
Mr Kashish Kapoor have been working at Ahuja Residences since 2019. He heads the Guest Relations division and is responsible for ensuring optimum utilization of the facilities and utilities through prompt service.
Mr. Sandeep GoyalFinance Head - Hotels Division
Mr. Sandeep Goyal
Finance Head - Hotels Division
Sandeep Goyal is the Finance Manager- Guest House Division with Ahuja Group with an experience of 15 years in Accounting.
He has handled overall accounts and audit finalisations for the company. He is an independent resource for training his peer members across Guest House Vertical. He knows a complete knowledge of Hotel accounting .
Mr. Parwez AlamFinance Head - Extended Stays
Mr. Parwez Alam
Finance Head - Extended Stays
Parwez Alam is the Finance head for Extender Stays devision. He has been working with Ahuja Residences since 2005
His role is to maintain and develop accounting financial systems and internal controls to ensure compliance with accounting standards, tax and regulatory requirements of Extender Stays.
Mr. Sameer AsiwalCorporate Chef
Mr. Sameer Asiwal
Compatible Skills of Culinary , Started Career with Oberios , Also , worked with The Park , Radisson Blu and Vast Experience of 18 Years in Taj Palace Delhi , Specialised In Multiple Speciality Cuisine – Italian , Labanese , Mediterranean. Has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2022. Heads the Food Production Department and is responsible for ensuring optimum utilization of the facilities and utilities through prompt service. Chiefly concerned with planning, organizing and Supervising Food Production.
Mr. Gaurav BansalF&B Head - Hotels Division
Mr. Gaurav Bansal
F&B Head - Hotels Division
A graduate in Operations Management ,Working in the hospitality industry since 2004 and gained considerable experience in the entire Hotel Operations. Having Pre Opening Hotels and Restaurants / Café Experience , Expertise in Food and Beverage Management , Handling Multiple Outlets with Large Teams , Has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2022. Heads the Food and Beverage Department and is responsible for ensuring optimum utilization of the facilities and utilities through prompt service. Chiefly concerned with planning, organizing and Supervising Food and Beverage Service.
Ms. Deepali Maneesh JoglekarSales Head - Hotels Division
Ms. Deepali Maneesh Joglekar
Sales Head - Hotels Division
With more than 20 yrs of experience in hospitality industry having worked with wide range of brands in the industry. With excellent background in Sales & Marketing. And in depth knowledge of Pune market.
Deepali has been working with Ahuja Residences since May, 2021.
Mr. Shiraz Khurshed GovadiaBusiness Development Head - Hotels Division
Mr. Shiraz Khurshed Govadia
Business Development Head - Hotels Division
Shiraz has been working with Ahuja Residences since June, 2022, and has over 14 years of experience in Hotel Operations, Sales and Event Management. His current role is as part of the Sales Team in Pune, as well as heading the Business Development for Ahuja Residences pan India.
Mr. Bhaskar MakhijaHotel General Manager
Mr. Bhaskar Makhija
Hotel General Manager
With over 16 years of extensive experience in Hospitality and an International Masters Degree in Hospitality, Mr. Bhaskar has worked in many big brands and is associated with Ahuja Residency since 2012.
Mr. Bhaskar has worked at various positions at Ahuja Residency and he currently heads the Hotel Operations at AR Suites Jewels Royale, Pune
Ms. Surinder KaurAGM: Service Apartments
Ms. Surinder Kaur
AGM: Service Apartments
A graduate in Operations Management, Surinder Kaur has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2004. She heads Service Apartment division (Delhi) and is chiefly concerned with planning, organizing and supervising various modules.
Mr. Gunjan KalaAGM: Finance
Mr. Gunjan Kala
Gunjan a graduate in commerce, has been working at Ahuja Residences since 2008. He manages the finance division and laisioning works with govt. offices