CARLSON Rezidor Hotel Group has renewed its team with the appointment of KB Kachru as chairman and Raj Rana as CEO for the group's South Asia branch.
Both will report directly to Simon C Barlow, president, Asia-Pacific, who is based in Singapore.
Kachru was previously CEO of Carlson Rezidor in South Asia, and has been "building the company in India over the past 15 years", said Barlow.
Rana, a US national, was most recently vice president, Radisson franchise operations, Americas, based in Minneapolis. He brings with him 22 years of experience with Carlson Rezidor.