Manish Nambiar: Top 100 Tourism Personalities in West Africa – Winner
Manish Nambiar is the General Manager of the Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City, a 269-room five star property located in the heart of Accra, Ghana’s cosmopolitan capital. Member of the Kempinski team for over a decade, Manish joined Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City from Villa Rosa & Olare Mara Kempinski in Nairobi Kenya. Manish started his career in food & beverage and joined Kempinski Hotels S.A. in 2004 as the Area Executive Chef in Tanzania. His role eventually expanded to Area Food & Beverage Director. Manish then worked on the pre-opening team for the Kempinski Bilila Lodge in the Serengeti before moving to Kempinski Soma Bay, on the Red Sea in Egypt, as the Executive Assistant Manager. He then joined Kempinski Ambience in Delhi where he served as Hotel Manager and opened the hotel successfully. An Indian National, Manish has an M.B.A. from Reims Management School as well as a Master Certificate from Cornell Hotel School.