HVS Announces Key Promotions in Asia-Pacific Region
Wednesday February 5th, 2014 - 9:39AM 0
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DELHI, INDIA—HVS has made four significant promotions in the Asia Pacific region.
Stephen Rushmore Jr., president and CEO of HVS, stated, “With demand for international tourism the strongest in Asia Pacific in 2013 and the industry showing considerable resilience amidst the global slowdown, the region remains a major focus for us with nine HVS offices located here.”
Manav Thadani, chairman of HVS South Asia since 2010 and the company’s first employee in Asia more than 17 years ago, has been tapped to lead the larger region in the capacity of chairman, Asia Pacific.
Kaushik Vardharajan, a global veteran at HVS with 13 at the firm, has been promoted to partner and managing director, Asia Pacific from managing director, South Asia.
Dan Voellm, Managing Partner of Hong Kong, Bangkok and Shenzhen, will now become managing partner, Asia Pacific.
Achin Khanna, Director of the HVS Consulting & Valuation team’s New Delhi office, has been promoted to managing director, HVS South Asia.
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