Woodside Hotels has a team of exceptional and results-driven leaders who love to working with our large brands.

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MARK KOTECHA

CEO

Mark has founded from scratch, built and sold a number of leading online, branded businesses. Companies have been built to £10m+ revenues and 120+ personnel within 3 years. Exits to Argos plc, BT and Nasdaq listed groups. He brings over 25 years of property investment experience.

Previously a journalist on national broadsheet newspapers, Mark was educated at Balliol College, Oxford University.

Interests: football, tennis, politics (formerly parliamentary candidate)

ASEN PANAGONOV

Hotel Director

Asen has managed hotels and tour-operators across 3 countries, with extensive experience in property and event management too. Graduated from 3 different universities, with MSC in Hospitality Management and BSCs in both PR and Tourism. Certified mediator and also a guest speaker on travel trends at some of the largest travel conventions around the world.

 

Interests: Passionate traveler, with around a third of the world under his belt.

NITA NANDA

Associate Director

Nita is a global retail business leader with broad international experience across multiple disciplines including finance, branding and product development. Strong record in growing businesses and leading teams in complex multi-cultural environments across EMEA. 


Graduated in International Business and most recently a MBA from Leicester University. 

Interests: business development, mountain hiking, yoga