Govind Mundra, is Senior Director of Development for Eurasia Region for Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WHR). He is based in Gurgaon, India and is responsible for the growth of WHR’s hotel portfolioin India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles and Afghanistan. Govind has over 17 years of hospitality development, real estate and construction experience in emerging markets of South West Asia&Sub Saharan Africa. He started his career in 2002 as Junior Engineer with a design consultant in Assam, North East India. In 2003, he joined Ambuja Realty Development Limited (now Ambuja Neotia) - a premier real estate developer in Eastern India and held several positions with them, last one in 2010 being Asst. General Manager – Design and Development. Post completion of his Master’s in 2011, he worked as Senior Manager – Development (Indian Ocean) at WHR. His last assignment before re-joining WHRwas with Taj Hotel Group as General Manager –Development (Sub Saharan Africa) based in Johannesburg, South Africa. He holds a Master’s Degree in Hospitality Administration from Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne -Switzerland, Certificate in Hotel Real Estate & Asset Management from Cornell University and Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Visveswaraiah Technological University Belgaum - India.