Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas has appointed Manish Puri as the general manager for its upcoming Bali property, Six Senses Uluwatu, scheduled to open early 2018.
Puri joins Six Senses Uluwatu following a two-year stint as general manager of Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain in China. He began his Six Senses career as general manager of Evason Ma’In Hot Springs and Six Senses Spa in Jordan, before serving five years with Six Senses Yai Noi in Thailand.
With more than 25 years in the hospitality industry, Puri started his hotel career as a management trainee in the Oberoi School of Hotel management and worked in various positions in F&B with the Oberoi Group.
He then joined the Burj Al Arab in Dubai as a private dining manager before returning to India to open The Leela Palace Kempinski, Bangalore. This was followed by a stint with the opening team at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai, followed by a F&B management role at The Imperial in New Delhi, and on to higher responsibilities at Taj Hotels, Palaces and Resorts.