Prior to becoming group CEO of naked Retreats, Manoj Mehta was Global executive with working experience in North America, China, India, Australia, ASEAN & Europe. He worked at Goodyear from 2002 to 2011, taking up various posts such as General Manager for Global Sourcing Solutions and Director Business Development. Other positions include working for Ford as technical specialist.
He now Resides in Shanghai, China since 2005, currently leading naked Retreats | naked Development as the Group CEO. He holds an MBA from University of Chicago & Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from State University of New York.
naked Retreats was conceived to provide an accessible refuge from a hectic city lifestyle, a place to regain balance and restore oneself through closeness to nature. naked Retreats are pioneers in sustainable nature retreats by giving guests unique and rewarding personal experiences in stunning natural environments.
The first naked Retreats property – naked Home Village, opened in 2007 in Moganshan, two and a half hours from Shanghai, China. It was home to seven hillside homesteads in the village of Sanjiuwu dotted across the mountain. naked Home Village provides a rustic, unique and authentic experience in converted farmhouses in the living village. naked Home is currently closed for renovation and will reopen as naked Castle in 2015.
Its second property, naked Stables Private Reserve, also located in Moganshan opened to international acclaim in 2011. Featuring 121 beautifully appointed rooms set across 60 pristine acres in its own private valley surrounded by a reservoir, bamboo and tea plantations, and small farming villages. The ‘sustainable luxury’ resort features free-standing Tree Top Villas and Earth Huts; three dining concepts, naked Leaf Spa & Wellness Centre; three outdoor swimming pools; a fully equipped Equestrian Centre and much more.
With over 300 million renminbi in assets and properties operating at over 70% occupancy this is a company on the up looking for the best-of-the-best candidates.
For more information about naked Retreats please visit www.nakedretreats.cn