The Most Prestigious Award For General Managers around the world

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2021 Winners

Hans Konings

Radisson Collection Paradise Resort & Spa, Sochi

Best General Manager in Russia 2021


John Nielsen

Fivelements Retreat Bali

Best Customer friendly General Manager in Indonesia 2021


Carlo Javakhia

The Ritz-Carlton, Doha

Best General Manager in Qatar 2021


Sankar Ghoshal

Crown Hotel

Best General Manager 2021

Papua New Guinea

Amine El Moumni

Le Casablanca Hotel

Best General Manager in Morocco 2021


Devendra Pratap Singh

Kimmane Golf Resort

Best Emerging General Manager in India 2021


Amit Kumar

Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort and Spa

Most promising General Manager in India 2021


Stefan Margesin

Quellenhof Luxury Resort Lazise

Best Young General Manager in Italy 2021


Jai Kishan

New World Phu Quoc Resort

Best General Manager in Vietnam 2021


Fathi Khogaly


Highly Successful General Manager in Middle East 2021

United Arab Emirates

Ben Karroo

Retaj Moroni Sports & Leisure Resort

Highly Successful General Manager in Comoros 2021


Ankur Panchal

Protea Hotel by Marriott Kampala

Best Young General Manager in Africa 2021


Nabil Abdul Wahab Al Zadjali

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Highly Successful General Manager in Oman 2021


Novak Bojanic

Hotel Sheraton Novi Sad

Most promising General Manager 2021


Victor Carey Soares

Radisson Blu Resort Goa Cavelossim Beach

Most Valuable General Manager in Asia 2021




Best Emerging General Manager in Turkey 2021


Featured Winners

Karim Bizid

The Oberoi Dubai
Dubai, UAE

Best General Manager in UAE 2021

I am an award winning hospitality executive with and strong records of pre-openings and managing several Luxury Hotels. After years of experience in hospitality (Leisure and Business), I have build a reputation for strong customer service, stimulate repeat patronage, and strong relationship with owner and investors.

Carlo Javakhia

The Ritz-Carlton, Doha

Best General Manager in Qatar 2021

More than 10 years of experience in the hospitality industry, having worked at hotel chains in Greece, including Aquis Hotels & Resorts and Mareblue Hotels & Resorts. He joined Majestic Hotel Tower - a family-run company affiliated with M Management Company - in Dubai over three years ago as F&B director.

Robert-Jan Woltering

Fairmont Mayakoba

Best Hospitality Leader in Mexico 2021

I am an all-round dynamic VP and GM with excellent analytical and implementation skills, above all an entrepreneur looking for new and better ways to adapt the hotels to the fast-paced environment. I set ambitious targets and raise the bar with my teams.

Cesare Mansi

Camperio Collection

Best Young General Manager in Europe 2021

Small steps from porter to receptionist, becoming booking agent and then becoming General Manager. Organizing events, coordinating the front office or back office, organizing transfers to / from abroad, problem solving: some of the characteristics of my professional and personal background.

Why International GM Awards

Recognition & Rewards

International GM Awards is the one and only award program exclusively designed for the General Managers of Hotels & Tourism

Worldwide Promotion

Being part of this award program, all our nominees and winners receive world wide recognition and branding.

Customer Growth

Consumers always love to experience the product which is led by the global leaders. This creates a strong credibility on your brand

Networking Opportunities

Join with us to meet the achievers in hotel and tourism industries around the world. We offer a unique platform - "winners meet winners"

Staff Recognition

Every employee or management team would love to work with the General Manager who is recognized worldwide. Take your leadership next level

Online Website Profile

Being part of the prestigious International GM Awards, Your profile will be listed on our website and highlighted to the Hotel & tourism industry professionals.


  • Best General Manager
  • Most promising General Manager
  • Highly Successful General Manager
  • Best Hospitality Leader
  • Best Emerging General Manager
  • Best Employee friendly General Manager
  • Most Valuable General Manager
  • Best Young General Manager
  • Best Customer friendly General Manager
  • Best Innovative General Manager

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Frequently Asked Questions


International GM Awards is exclusively designed for the General Managers ( Entry level to Senior level, Individual to Group of Hotels) who are working in the hospitality industry such as Hotels, Travel Companies, Tourism Boards, Attractions, Theme Parks, Spa, Restaurant industry

All the nominations are self-nomination basis. Means, Either you or your team can nominate your company GM for the International GM Awards

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Fee / Cost Involved

There is NO nomination or No Registration fee to enter into International GM Awards

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Winner package helps you to promote your winning and take your branding to the next level. We have designed a variety of winner packages with lots of promotional benefits. 

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  • Winner Trophy
  • Winner Plaque
  • Winner Certificate - digital
  • Winner Badge - Digital
  • Website Listing Services & etc.

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