General director appointed for new resort

Dutch resident Anil Sampat (pictured) has been appointed as the general director of the Longevity Wellness Resort in Monchique, which is due to open to the public on March 21.

His experience includes working for a renowned international hotel chain where he had the opportunity to work in four continents, 10 countries and 14 cities.

Anil Sampat, who spent the last six years working in the hotel industry in Lisbon, said: “I look forward to the new challenge of managing the Longevity Wellness Resort and turning Monchique into an international tourist destination. With a health and wellness offer, the resort will provide unique experiences for its guests.”

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