Principal Consultant and Managing Partner, Mano Chandra Dhas, has a total experience of over 38 years in front-line Travel, which includes experience in India, Bahrain and Dubai. Fourteen of those years were spent with major Airlines (Singapore Airlines and Alitalia); the balance with travel Agencies: Kanoo Travel, Thomas Cook, Dnata - HRG (Emirates Airlines Group) and Carlson Wagonlit Travel, UAE.
He worked for almost 35 years in the Persian Gulf. He set up BTI Middle East and West Asia (known today as HRG Middle East and West Asia) in 14 countries, for Dnata, the Regional Managing Partner. He managed the Corporate Travel Division of Dnata for over 10 years, managing a throughput of over 70 million US Dollars per annum. During those years he personally interacted with several major multinational companies in the Region and has been involved with international Travel consolidations. He also managed the Dnata Contact Centre with over 150 staff reporting to him.
Known for his stolid integrity, his major strengths are Account Management, Relationship Management and Service Delivery. Mano now lives in Bogota, Colombia.