Laurent A. Voivenel becomes CEO of HMH

Updated 06 November 2013

Laurent A. Voivenel becomes CEO of HMH

Hospitality Management Holdings (HMH) has appointed Laurent A. Voivenel as its new CEO. Voivenel, who assumed charge on Oct. 1, brings over 28 years of outstanding hotel management experience with some of the world’s leading and most prestigious international hospitality brands.
In his distinguished and celebrated career, Voivenel has been associated with legendary hotel chains such as Starwood Hotels and Resorts and Hilton Hotels & Resorts that took him to some of the most fascinating and challenging destinations in Riyadh, Jeddah, Dubai, Bahrain, Aqaba in Jordan, Brummana in Lebanon, and across Europe and Asia Pacific (Cannes and Paris in France, Honolulu, Hawaii; Okinawa, Japan; and Tahiti, French Polynesia).
During the course of his postings, Voivenel demonstrated exceptional management and leadership skills in varied senior positions overseeing strategic planning, business development, operations, financial and analytical processes, owner relations, brand conversion and communication.
Welcoming Voivenel, HMH President Michel Noblet said: “Laurent Voivenel brings extensive regional and international experience. As we continue to execute our strategic objectives at HMH, we are truly fortunate to have such an accomplished leader to navigate our group through the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.”
Voivenel said: “I am truly glad to take on this extraordinary responsibility.


Malabar: Starlet Tamannaah opens new gold outlet in India

Updated 20 August 2019

Malabar: Starlet Tamannaah opens new gold outlet in India

Global jewelry retailer Malabar Gold & Diamonds launched its new showroom at Bannerghatta Road in Bengaluru on Aug. 16 — 26th in the state of Karnataka, India.

Indian film actress and Malabar Group’s brand ambassador Tamannaah Bhatia inaugurated the showroom in the presence of Chairman M.P. Ahammed, Managing Director (India Operations) Asher O, management team members of the group along with customers, media persons and guests. 

The showroom has an extensive collection of traditional and modern designs in tune with the taste of jewelry lovers. The group offers exquisite and beautiful jewelry — Ethnix — Handcrafted Designer Jewelry; Era — Uncut Diamond Jewelry; Mine — Diamonds Unlimited, Divine — Indian Heritage Jewelry, Precia — Gem Jewelry; and Starlet — Kids Jewelry. 

Malabar Gold & Diamonds has a product range that caters to tastes of all age group.

“We are thankful for the trust reposed by the customers. We are further expanding in the state of Karnataka in the days to come. We are committed to ensuring value for money to the customers by providing with high-quality products, new technology and through sincere trade,” said Ahammed.

Malabar Gold & Diamonds offers life-long maintenance service, one-year free insurance, zero deduction for gold exchange and buyback guarantee for all jewelry. 

The group has a retail network of 250 outlets spread across 10 countries.