Sumit's background spans 18 years in the leisure and corporate travel sectors. He has held various roles in sales, operations, and technology, in both India and the UK. Sumit spent 7 years at HRS Group as Head of Regional Sales & Account Management for the UK, Ireland, and Northern Europe.
He works closely with all the Blue Cube departments and the senior team and thrives in a fast-paced working environment. He is dedicated to supporting clients and works meticulously in developing Account Development Plans, Service Level Agreements and developing and monitoring KPIs by working closely with his accounts.
His work ethic is outstanding and his communication skills are effective and consistent. He is highly regarded by peers and by clients for his dedication and hard work, but also because he's just a really nice guy - friendly and sociable.
He is a man on a mission, who also has extraordinary vision.
Name three guests (dead or alive) that you would invite to a dinner party and why?
My best friends (all overseas), we can laugh our heart out and drink till our liver crashes.
How long have you been in the travel industry for?
22 years and going strong.
What are your pet hates?
Making sounds while eating, raising your voice and LIARS.
What is your favourite meal?
Spicy food no matter what the cuisine.
Mountain or beach?
Beach for sure, I can sit the whole day watching the waves and listening to music.
If you were stuck on a desert island name the one item you would take with you?
Do you have a party trick? If so what is it?
All tricks comes out after drinking……haha
If you won the lottery what would be the first thing you would do?
Assist charities who support elderly people and children with cancer, buy lot of properties to rent out and go on a round world trip flying in first class.
If you weren’t working in travel, what would you like to be doing?
Open a Hotel/Restaurant/Bar…..
What is your favourite place to travel to and why?
Cape Town, natural beauty in abundance.