Team Lotus DMC

Come with us on an adventure that takes you beyond the front door to a world where you become more than just a tourist … you become a participant. Utilizing our extensive industry knowledge and experience, the team at Lotus DMC will guide you to destinations where cultural, spiritual, culinary, historical and wellness attractions mean more than a photograph. They mean memories, friendships, exploration and perhaps, new perspective. This is your chance to not just see – but to live – India, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan.

Sanjeev Kumar P, Managing Director

An India travel expert with more than 18 years of industrial experience, Sanjeev Kumar P is highly respected for his expertise in launching, managing and expanding successful destination management businesses. A post graduate in tourism, Sanjeev directed inbound tours for TCI (Travel Corporation India Pvt Ltd - One of India's largest and most respected travel organizations) in Southern India. Key in the formation of TBI, he was the head-South India for TBI. Best known for his experience in cruise operations, Sanjeev has in-depth knowledge of global destination management industry. Thus he is able to focus his excellent leadership skills on the continued growth of Lotus DMC and the ongoing commitment to service excellence for all Lotus clients.

Deepu C.S, Director

A leader in operations management, Deepu C.S. offers 18 years of experience in directing inbound tourist operations and cruise excursions. After completing his master's degree in tourism administration, Deepu went on to lead South India operations for highly respected destination management companies like TCI and Kuoni. Additionally, he served as the head of inbound operations for TBI in South India. Highly skilled in cruise handling, charters, incentives and specialized tours. Deepu has established and excellent rapport with vendors and suppliers and often leads negotiations for Lotus DMC.

Loretta Pinto, Director - USA

With nearly 30 years of destination management leadership experience, India-born Loretta Pinto has been part of the success of some of India's largest inbound travel and tourism organizations. Her expertise includes the design of value-driven and highly customized tours, cruise handling/operations and overall tourism in key markets. By developing and maintaining long-term relationships with tour operators, universities, affinity groups, cruise companies and corporate/incentive groups, Loretta has insight into current tourism trends and emerging destinations. With Ms. Pinto coming on board, Lotus DMC expands to the US & Canadian market with its office at New York.

K.N Surendran, Director - Mumbai

Surendran is an ex-commissioned officer of the Indian Navy with specialisation in Logistics Management. A post graduate in Defense and Strategic Studies, he also holds PG diplomas in Logistics Management and Shipping Management. He has long and varied experience of nearly 40 years in administration, HR, Materials, Financial and Logistics management and in Shipping - both in the Navy and Commercial shipping. Before joining LOTUS, he has been the MD of POLINDIA, the erstwhile arm of POLISH OCEAN LINES, a shipping company based in Mumbai. LOTUS management is confident that his long experience in the commercial world, administrative expertise and logistics acumen would stand LOTUS DMC in good stead.

Sudhir Joshi, Associate Vice President

Sudhir Joshi is an industry stalwart with 28 years of experience spanning from Delhi Tourism Development Corporation, TCI , A & K, & Creative Travel In his last assignment Sudhir worked with Dynamic Tours & Encounters Asia (subsidiary of Dynamic Tours) as General Manager Operations, product development specially creating unique and offbeat experiences . Multi-faceted and highly motivated Sudhir, a hard core operational professional with an eye for minute details, is a specialist in Inbound Tour operations. A Post Graduate in Tourism from Delhi University, Sudhir is a passionate academia and enjoys sharing his experience and knowledge in grooming young tourism professionals at Indira Gandhi Open University, Amity University & YMCA.