(05/12/22)  The extremely successful Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui has appointed Jasjit Assi as General Manager.

Jasjit, or JJ as he is more commonly known, has nearly two decades of hospitality industry experience, including more than 15 years with Four Seasons.

Jasjit 'JJ' Assi. Click to enlarge.

Jasjit ‘JJ’ Assi

JJ’s career with Four Seasons began when he joined the pre-opening team of Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai in 2006. After five successful years establishing the Food and Beverage operations in Mumbai, he was transferred to his first overseas assignment as Director of Food and Beverage at Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai in northern Thailand.

After demonstrating a keen business acumen and dynamic leadership style, JJ was appointed as the Director of Food and Beverage at Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, giving him the opportunity to further hone his management skills.

After just two years there, he returned to Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai in 2016 as Hotel Manager before heading back to Thailand to join the launch team of Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok at Chao Phraya in 2019 in the same role, his most recent position before heading south to the popular tourist island of Samui.

“I like to engage with my colleagues as peers, learning from their experiences,” JJ said. “And together, our goal is to deliver an exceptional quality of service, with engaging storytelling woven into unparalleled experiences. We are keen to get involved more deeply with the local community here, collaborating with them in sustainable and meaningful ways.”

As passionate about sports and fitness as he is about hospitality, JJ is equally competitive in a game of squash or tennis, however, his new fond hobby is the love for cycling and dreams of finishing a week of the Tour de France circuit in the future.

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