Our Faculty

Meet the Team Andhra Pradesh & Telenana

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T.V.TripuranandHead Marketing & Sales


Two Years experience in teaching as a F&B Lecturer, Industrial experience eight years as a F&B Manager,Asst F&B Manager, Captain, Waiter and Trainee.

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KOTHAPALLI NAVEEN RAJAFaculty


3 Years Worked as Production Manager in Pizza Muscat(Oman),18 Months of Teaching Experience(Gesto & AIHM),4 years of Industry Experience

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B. SaranyakalaFaculty Nutrition


M.Sc, B.Ed, Worked as Science lecturer in Care & Share for 2 years

Meet the Team Goa

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Mr.Lawrie ColacoHead Marketing & Sales


A Graduate in Hospitality Management from Edinburgh Napier University, UK and with a Masters Degree in Hotel Management. A freelance writer with various publications like the O Herald & The Navhind Times. He also writes a monthly column on Goan cuisine in Musitainment. He is a member of Hotel & Catering International Management Association (HCIMA).

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Joana Pereira e AzavedoFaculty for French and Hotel Accountancy


She is a B.Com graduate from St. Xaviers College, Mapusa, Goa and MBA with specialization in Accountancy from Sikkim Manipal University and has 7 years of teaching experience at IIAS, IHRM, Kohinoor College of Hotel Management and in various Hospitality management colleges in Goa with 4 years of Industrial Experience in Auditing and Accounting. She also has a passion for Francophone Studies which drives her to explore and learn the language.

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Rochelle ConceicaoSenior Counselor


Senior Counselor and Student Acquisition Officer Has completed her B.A. in English and Diploma in Grooming and Personality Development. Has vast experience in Aviation and Hospitality working in institutions in India and the Middle East. Has also worked with Frankfinn, Qatar Airways and IAM-IHM.

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Nieseeth BeheraManager for Operations


Former Deputy Center Head, IIAS –Goa, is a graduate from IHM Bhubaneswar, with 4 year’s industry exposure and above 8 years of academic experience, currently pursuing Masters in Tourism and Hospitality Management is presently assigned as Manager-Operations for Gesto culinary and Hospitality Academy.

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Maria Ascencao Mendes ColacoFaculty- Accommodation Operation


Maria worked with Resort Dona Sylvia for 23 years in various departments of the Front Office and headed the Front Office department as Front Office Manager. She was trained in Rooms Division with cross training in Housekeeping and the Maintenance Department. Maria also trained new recruits for the front office department operations.