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Manish Dayya takes charge as GM of Novotel HCC and HICC

Dayya’s core expertise lies in delivering successful outcomes by empowering effective teams and building efficient processes.

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Manish Dayya has been appointed the new General Manager of Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre (HCC) and Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC). Dayya brings with him over two decades of experience in the trade and hospitality industry. He has been with AccorHotels since 2013 and has held multiple roles across various locations in India. Being a proficient hospitality professional, Dayya has the expertise and valuable insights on augmenting brand standards for the company.

In his new leadership position, Dayya will be responsible for spearheading operations at this dual property. Through his vast knowledge in diverse areas of both corporate and business leisure, his responsibilities include the growth and expansion of the properties through innovative strategies. With a comprehensive understanding of managing teams across diverse markets, Dayya’s core expertise lies in delivering successful outcomes by empowering effective teams and building efficient processes.

Dayya has experience working with leading domestic and international brands holding key positions which further whetted his expert business development approach. His camaraderie with AccorHotels started, when he joined the Group as the General Manager of Novotel Goa Resort & Spa and Novotel Goa Shrem Hotel. He then went on to head the operations of Novotel Lavasa, Mercure Lavasa and Lavasa International Convention Centre as the Area General Manager. Prior to joining the dual property in Hyderabad and continuing his allegiance with the parent brand, he was the General Manager for Novotel Mumbai Juhu Beach.

Dayya is an alumnus of the Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition, Goa. In his spare time, he likes to unwind by spending time with his family.

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