Ashwani Sagar Dhawan
President & CEO, A4A Hospitality
Ashwani Sagar Dhawan, President & CEO of A4A Hospitality has been instrumental in dening “Customer Loyalty” in the Hospitality Industry. Leading a team of over 200 employees Pan India, the Company’s philosophy “happy employees make richer companies” has been the cornerstone of its success.
His extensive marketing experience and business acumen has enabled A4A hospitality to have the most prestigious brands in the Hospitality Industry to collaborate with, A4A Hospitality is a leading Hospitality, Travel and Lifestyle Company, founded in 2004 and is partnered with Taj Group, Roseate Hotels, IHG Group, Radisson Hotels and Jaypee Group.
Ashwani Sagar Dhawan has nearly 35 years of experience in the Hospitality, Travel and Lifestyle; his previous positions include Country Head – ICS, a Dutch giant in Loyalty Management Systems; Country Head – Famous Grouse; Vice President, Directorial and Leadership roles in Sales & Marketing for Grand Hyatt, Radisson Hotels, Taj Group respectively.
While nishing his post graduate degree from Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), he was scouted to be the part of rst batch of Management Trainees by the Tata’s. His management skills and commitment to enhance the Company’s Culture is truly based on the conviction that success is driven by a balance of spiritual, business, nancial, family and personal development.
His commitment to maximise A4A’s potential and developing new areas of opportunities will mark A4A’s success and growth for the future.
He is associated with prestigious bodies such as IACC, FICCI, Skall, TAAI.
He wears his golf hat and is out on the greens twice a week and maintains a handicap of 16 and, alongside, his passion for singing that makes him a wonderful host for many a singing parties and an excellent entertainer for friends and family.
Since the age of 22, Ashwani Sagar Dhawan ercely pursued his acting passion. He acted in a British Film, ‘The Last Viceroy’, A BBC Serial on Lord Mountbatten. Thereafter, he has done commercials and short lms with brands like Colgate, Diet Pepsi, Airtel, HSBC, Pepsi, Canon, Maruti, Air India, ABN Amro and many more brands over the years.
Dedicated to community and giving to back, Ashwani Sagar Dhawan has been on the core teams for NGO’s such as Save the Girl Child and Earth Saviours. He is married to Anuradha P. Dhawan – an Innovator – Fashion and Travel; she is doing remarkable work on promoting the countries crafts and culture by curating niche and immersive itineraries and workshops across India. He has two children – his daughter, Aradhana Dhawan is an aspiring actress residing in the B- town and is currently doing a large web series and son Aryan Dhawan pursuing his education from University of British Columbia.