Krishna Deva

Krishna Deva is the new vice president of Maya Hotels. Baldev Thakor is president and co-founder of Maya Hotels and J.D. Deva is co-founder and CEO. Deva joins current Vice President Parimal Thakor.

Prior to joining Maya Hotels, Deva was a management consultant for Boston Consulting Group, a global management consulting firm. She also worked as a financial analyst in corporate finance and investor relations with Pebblebrook Hotel Trust.

“Her experience in the hotel industry coupled with her strategic planning background will be a great asset to Maya Hotels, especially in a time of expansion for the company,” Thakor said.

Deva earned bachelor’s degree in hotel administration from the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University, from where she also earned a minor in real estate with a concentration in business law. She also received an MBA in Entrepreneurial Management and Family Business from Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Maya Hotels, last month, has opened its Hilton Garden Inn Gastonia/Charlotte West.