Pune, Maharashtra, 24th May 2024: Conrad Pune is delighted to announce the appointment of Abhinandan Gooptu as its new Director of Conferences & Events

Abhinandan brings over 16 years of extensive experience in the hospitality industry to his new role. Born and raised in Kolkata, India, Abhinandan’s career began with Four Seasons Sydney as an F&B Executive. He has since held various positions in sales and marketing, including roles at ITC Sonar – A Luxury Collection Hotel and ITC Hotels Kolkata.

Most recently, Abhinandan served as Head of MICE at ITC Royal Bengal & ITC Sonar, where he successfully led a team that consistently exceeded revenue targets. His expertise spans corporate sales, sporting events (IPL, ISL, World Cups), MICE events, and weddings. Abhinandan was also part of the pre-opening team for ITC Royal Bengal.

Abhinandan is a passionate and results-oriented leader with a proven ability to build and manage high-performing teams. He is dedicated to exceeding guest expectations and delivering exceptional Conferences & Events experiences.

Mr. Abhinandan Gooptu

Joining the force, Mr. Abhinandan Gooptu, Director of Conferences & Events, Conrad Pune said, “I’m incredibly excited to be joining the energetic team at Conrad Pune. My passion lies in crafting truly innovative conference experiences and meticulously planned events. I can’t wait to collaborate with this talented group to push the envelope on creativity and take Conrad Pune’s conference and event offerings to the next level. Exceeding guest expectations is my top priority, and I’m confident that together, we’ll create unforgettable experiences that will leave a lasting impression.”

Onboarding Mr. Gooptu to the Conrad Pune Leadership squad, Mr. Abhishek Sahai, General Manager, Conrad Pune said, “We are delighted to welcome Abhinandan Gooptu as our new Director of Conferences & Events at Conrad Pune. Abhinandan’s extensive experience in the MICE and events industry, particularly his proven ability to drive growth and innovation, makes him the perfect person to lead our team to the next level. We are confident that under Abhinandan’s leadership, Conrad Pune’s conference and event offerings will not only reach new heights but will also become a platform for unforgettable experiences and industry-leading creativity.”