Tengku Ahmad Faizal Tengku Mohamed General Manager, Pulai Springs Resort
Tengku Ahmad Faizal Tengku Mohamed a Malaysian aged 42 has risen from the ranks in the hotel industry, starting with a humble beginning and now helming an award-winning resort in Johor Bahru. Tengku was appointed as General Manager of the resort in May 2010.
Armed with nearly 20 years of experience in the hotel industry, Tengku Ahmad Faizal is definitely no newcomer to the hospitality scene. After being in the Front Office Department, most of his career involved Sales and Marketing. His journey in the Sales and Marketing line began at Glenmarie Hotels and Resorts in 1997 as an Assistant Sales Manager and subsequently stepped up the ladder to Director of Sales and Marketing at the Pangkor Island Beach Resort,
Perak in 2007, before joining the pre-opening team of Dorsett Johor Hotel as a Resident Manager in year 2008.
One of the achievements under Tengku Ahmad Faizal's management was winning the Gem's Awards (the Best 3-star hotel in Johor) during his tenure at the Dorsett Johor Hotel.
On the industry front, Tengku Ahmad Faizal is the Chairman of the Malaysian Association of Hotels, Johor Chapter where he chairs bi-monthly meetings to address issues pertaining to hotels and also the Board Member of the Malaysian Association of Hotels Malaysia Members.