Our Team

With a combined experience of more than 100+ years we here at Cygnett believe in providing hospitality at its best. Each member of our team is conversant with its domain. collectively, we work towards the common goal of providing with the best to our customers and building royalty across every touchpoint.



Founder & Managing Director

Experience: Sarbendra, a HM graduate, MBA, Executive Education and Professional Development Program from Cornell University, has 25 years of diversified hospitality management expertise, been associated with leading global hotel groups. His experience encompasses all aspects of the hotel operations, project development, business development and brand management.

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Barnali Sarkar

Director Corporate Affairs

Barnali Sarkar holds an impressive 20 years of progressive career in finance and corporate management. Demonstrated ability in Business Planning & Analysis, Budgeting, Investor Relations and OTA management.

Ankur Chandra

Director - Operations & Development

Ankur a HM graduate and Millennium merit holder form IHM Chennai has been associated with leading hotel groups like Starwood, Louvre, Taj, Carlson and Royal Orchid Hotels.

Debasish Chandra

Regional Director - Preopening & Development

Debasish having 24 years of experience is a keen planner, a strategist and a highly motivated team leader with strong communication and people skills. He is spearheading operations & pre-openings for leading hotel groups.

Shyam Bhethanabotla

Chief Technology Officer

Shyam is an Integrated Doctoral program graduate from the University of Florida in Computer Science with strong techno­commercial leadership experience in startups and MNCs.

Paramjeet Singh

Corporate Finance Controller

Paramjeet Singh has 34 years of experience in the hospitality Industry. He has been associated with the brand like Hyatt Regency as ADOF (Hyatt Regency Gurgaon), Director-Finance in a corporate office with Hyatt Services India Pvt. Ltd.

Ajay Markan

Corporate Chef

Ajay Markan is a seasoned hospitality veteran with 32 years of dynamic experience with leading hotels and hotel chains of the world, of which 15 eventful years have been abroad. Designated as MasterChef ( Corporate resources ) at a leading hotel Group in India.

Harshit Bandhu

Brand Manager

Graduating from Domus Academy, Milan, in the Masters in Luxury Brand Management, Harshit also has firm foundations in Finance & Design. He has professional experiences as a Brand Manager, Business Analyst and Project Co-ordination with hospitality & fashion brands like Italian Hospitality Collection, Moncier & Krizia.

Management team

Sandeep Basu

Area general manager - east

Prasun Bhattacharya

Area general manager - North East

Pawan Singh Bisht

Regional sales manager - North

Sarmistha Sen Gupta

HR & training manager

Amit Dutta

Regional Sales Manager - North East

Rishi Anand

CRS Manager

Bardul Huda Khan

Revenue and Distribution Manager

Advisory Board

Sunil Arora

Financial Advisor - India & Overseas

Michael Meisterling

International Development Advisor

Marco ten Vaanholt

Strategy advisor

Bernard Houppertz

Development Advisor - South East Asia




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