OUR TEAM

Sangeeta Matta Chhabria

Partner & CEO

Sangeeta-Matta-ChhabriaAlumni of HR College and Rizvi College of Hotel Management, Sangeeta is an accomplished hospitality professional having specialization in Operations pursued under the curriculum designed by American Hotel & Motel Association. She is known and revered in the circles of hospitality for her colossal experience as an ace planner & executioner.

Donning numerous hats as an intern at The Leela – Mumbai, Taj Aguada – Goa, then as a member of the Pre-opening Guest Relations Team at the erstwhile Le Royal Meridien in Mumbai, she honed her skills in Pre–opening and Operations. Augmenting her professional network, she commendably took charge as a Team Leader of the front office at the Hyatt Regency Mumbai and spearheaded the front office at the Taj Wellington Mews. Effortlessly catering to the HNIs, noted clienteles, handling high-profile events, weddings, she delivered perfection and ensured every guest cherish the magical moments till date.

Handpicked by The Oberoi Group of Hotels in Mumbai, she was groomed in the field of Sales & Marketing. She adeptly grasped the nuances of the trade and was soon anointed Sales Manager in 2010 becoming the face of The Oberoi Group.

Armed with more than a decade of experience in the field of hospitality, leisure travel and destination management, she aims to lend her knowledge and skills through Destino a luxury hospitality venture. An affable personality with unstinted enthusiasm and passionate about her work, Sangeeta can be entrusted to craft heart-warming memories & novel experiences!

 

Chetan Arora

Partner

chetanChetan, armed with a MBA in Entrepreneurship & Finance from Boston College, USA and Masters of Commerce Degree from Sydenham College Mumbai brings him with over a decade of experience in the Indian QSR Sector and the Luxury Retail segment. He is the Master Franchisee for North & West, India for the very popular submarine sandwich eatery- Subway. He currently manages over 145 operational Subway Restaurants in Rajasthan, Punjab, Maharashtra & Goa. He also represents the restaurant industry in India as part of the committee for the National Restaurant Association of India and also has the master franchise for Krispy Kreme in North India. Having rock solid relationships with some of the popular Indian and International retail chains, Chetan has also been actively developing and marketing various international fashion and food related brands in India.

 

 

Nisha Jhangiani

Consultant

chetanNisha Jhangiani, Fashion Director, Verve, aces not just the fashion editorials and covers of India’s leading home-grown luxury magazine, but also rocks the style meter with a sometimes casual, sometimes sexy, but always well turned out personal style.

With all her sophistication, poise and her uncanny ability to create the most magical fashion stories, she has styled various celebrities for cover shoots, ranging from Nita Ambani to Aishwarya Rai, Katrina Kaif, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone… pretty much everyone! Her extensive knowledge and experience on travel, fashion and luxury brands make her a sought after Fashion Director.

Nisha has also styled Bollywood’s favourite fashionista Sonam Kapoor for 2 years. She currently styles Lisa Haydon occasionally for events. She has also styled look books and campaigns for Indian designers like Anand Kabra, Payal Singhal, Shyamal & Bhumika, Nirav Modi etc.

Nisha has been associated with the fashion world for over a decade. Right from hosting and curating events for designers to being a personal shopper to some of the royal families in Rajasthan as well as high net-worth individuals, she has dabbled in most style-related avenues. Her journey with Bollywood and the fashion fraternity still continues as she lends her expertise in the form of her monthly columns, concepts and styling for fashion shoots as well as features on travel and lifestyle.

She now wears an additional feather in her hat at Destino as a consultant, designing our fashion, shopping and styling experiences.