Located 25 kms away from India’s cleanest city, Tezpur, Wild Mahseer is a bio-diverse Ark of 1,00,000+ plants, 90+ species of birds and 72+ species of butterflies and is also the gateway to the forests of Pakke, Kaziranga, Nameri and Orang. Imbued in history on a 22-acre land, it comprises of the Burra (visiting agent’s) Bungalow (3 rooms), a mute spectator of the tea heritage that allows visitors to immerse in the nostalgia of the colonial lifestyle. Along with an additional 5 cosy tea bungalows with One cottage (total 18 rooms), the First Flush dining pavilion and Two & A Bud conference facility all located on a certified organic property.
Advisory Council Members
Duncan Grossart is a zoology graduate and lifelong conservationist with a great love of nature, wilderness and travel. His career spans award-winning entrepreneurship through to travel and environmental causes. He is the Founder and Managing Director of Journeys with Purpose.
He is a fellow of the Zoological Society of London, Royal Geographical Society, Royal Society for Asian Affairs and Scientific Exploration Society and a published photographer. He is also a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization.
IAS ( Retd), Additional Chief Secretary of Govt. Of Assam, Former State Chief Information Commissioner, Assam
He joined the Indian Administrative Service, Assam-Meghalaya cadre, in 1982. He headed Home and Political (2001-02), Tourism (2006-13) and Industries and Commerce Departments (2002-03) of Govt. of Assam, and Assam Bhawan, New-Delhi as Principal Resident Commissioner (2012-2014). He was posted also as Director of Tea Promotion in Dubai, UAE (from 1994-1998), by the GOI. He was awarded the Assam Governor’s Gold Medal for Outstanding Service in 1991.
Shri Das was also a member of Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi during 1998 – 2002. He initiated the process of recognition of the Sattriya Dance of Assam as one of the Classical Dances of India in 2000.
MD CEO of Trance International Hotels and Resorts Private Limited & VVS Hospitality Consultants.
Veer Vijay Singh brings with him over 40 years of experience in the field.
Spent the last 6 years launching and growing the Vivanta by Taj Brand as their Chief Operating Officer. Under his guidance, Veer Vijay has overseen operations of hotels in Australia, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Bhutan, Egypt, Dubai and Africa.
Veer Vijay has been honoured with the ‘HALL OF FAME – Lifetime Contribution in Hospitality’Award organized by Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA) at the ITB Berlin, 2013 and was honoured once again with the ‘HALL OF FAME’ Award by Hotelier India Magazine in 2014.
Sanjay Rai is currently responsible for the Sales & Marketing function of India’s premier mid-scale Hospitality chain, Sarovar Hotels& Resorts.
In a career spanning close to four decades ( 19 years with the Oberoi Group- he retired as Executive Vice President- Sales, Oberoi & Trident Hotels on 31st March’2020, 13 years with ITC Ltd- Packaging & Printing- Agri Businesses- Hotels, 6 years with Max Healthcare) Sanjay’s vision has been focussed on creating customer service excellence through the ‘ Lifetime Engagement ‘ Philosophy.
He is an acknowledged ‘ public Speaker’ on his passion themes’ The What, Why and How of Customer Service Excellence ‘….and ‘ Transitioning from Episodic Engagement to building Lifetime Engagement’.
Sanjay is an animal lover, a cricket and music aficionado besides being acutely sensitive to the environment.
Addabarie Tea Estate
P.O. Lokra, Sonitpur, Balipara
Assam – 784101, India