Founded in 2008, IntelliStay Hotels Pvt. Ltd. (IHPL) made it mark in the hospitality and travel space in India.Using innovation to simplify investments, operations, service, design and distribution, IntelliStay Hotels has gone from one brand and one hotel in 2010 to 20 operating hotels under 3 brands and many more to go
IntelliStay Hotels is an integrated hotel management enterprise, wholly owned by Apodis Hotels and Resorts Ltd., which is a joint venture of PRAMA and IL&FS (IIML). Our expertise includes design and development, feasibility, debt and equity structuring, centralized operations, talent/training, software, hotel optimization, reputation management, service curation and management yield of hotel assets that sign up with our portfolio of reputed brands.
Our agreements are as deep or light as our asset owners desire, including franchise, revenue share, and management contracts. Owners of our hotels will vouch for our delivery of annual plans prepared for each hotel.
An estimated 80% or more of India’s hotel inventory is in the unorganized sector. Our mission is to emerge as a leading operator of the largest inventory of fully managed hotels across India by 2020, by giving the best independent hotels in each market the full advantage of our hospitality skills and platforms. In the process, we hope to be a consumer favorite brand and the most profitable hotel management company in India. In the years to follow, IHPL will evolve into an end-to-end travel enabler providing curated and affordable experiences for our loyal consumers powered by our e-commerce portals and driven by epicurean events and memorable expeditions.
At IntelliStay Hotels, we aspire to be the most admired and profitable travel facilitator providing real-value to the travel community by leveraging on the combined strengths of our employees and partnerships.
Over 35 years of active experience in asset management, originating investment portfolios, structuring and management of public and private equity investments across business segments. TCK Advisors, investment managers to Trinity Capital PCC, invested in listed alternate asset plans in India, creating value in excess of USD 5 billion, under his guidance. Serves as Independent Director on the boards of incorporated companies in India, Director on all captive companies, and Chairman of IntelliStay Hotels. He is a Master in Law and Master in Financial Management.
More than 27 years of experience in investment banking, audit, tax, financial consulting, debt syndication, IPOs, private equity advisory. He held the position of Director at TCK Advisors, advisors to Trinity Capital PCC. Currently responsible for finance, accounting, capital creation, deal origination, structuring, valuation, compliance and closure. He is a FCA from ICAI.
Served as Senior Advisor to several Indian corporates, TAFE – a part of the Amalgamations Group, Director & Member of the Investment Committee of Urban Infrastructure Venture Capital Ltd. He has also served WIMCO, RPG Group, UB Group, JM Morgan Stanley (Vice Chairman), and currently serves JM Financial (Non-Executive Director) and SICOM Ltd. (BOD and Executive Committee.) He is a qualified FCA.
Holds 18 years of experience primarily in financial services. Past experience includes work at Bennett Coleman (General Manager), Fitch Ratings (Vice President), and others such as SREI Infrastructure Finance and Sumitomo-Usha Martin Finance Ltd. He is a Charter Holder, CFA Institute, USA and Chartered Financial Analyst, ICFAI
The Om Dayal Group is a fast growing multi-5000 crore group, managed by dynamic, devoted, committed and competent professionals with vast and varied experience and expertise. The group has its exposure in various sectors, with major stakes in Power and Realty through Godavari Power and Ispat Industries and Third Eye Infrastructure Ltd. with nearly 4700 cr. of asset capitalization with an expansion plan of another 1200 cr. in Godavari Power.
Prashanth comes from a family business background in Real Estate Development and Serviced Apartment Operations. He founded IntelliStay Hotels and the Mango Hotels idea in 2008. He with co-founders, successfully validated the Mango Hotels business model by reaching the finals of the Economic Times - Power of Ideas 2009. Since then, IntelliStay Hotels has emerged as a leading hospitality group in India with three well defined brands. i-Stay Hotels is a smart and stylish economy hotel brand. Mango Hotels are full function business and leisure hotels with major focus on Food and Beverage service localized to each market. The Apodis Collection is an upscale leisure resort model with bespoke services. Together the group manages and operates 25 hotels in 21 cities with 600 plus direct employees and 1000+ managed hotel employees. Prashanth serves as the Managing Director and CEO of IntelliStay Hotels. He has a Bachelors of Engineering from VTU and an MBA from SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai