Mr. GMJ Thampy
Chairman & Managing Director
Mr. GMJ Thampy is the founder of Riya Group. Riya Travels, the first offering from Riya Group, Commenced operations in the year 1980. In last 32 years, not only the company has grown to become a billion dollar company, but it also has established its name amongst the Corporates, Agents and multiple vendors. He has been the mentor behind multiple acquisitions, new ventures and various other successful initiatives. He currently holds the position of Chairman and Managing Director.
Mr. Jayan Nair
Mr. Jayan Nair has started his impeccable career in 1980 & has been instrumental in shaping the future of so many young talents in the field of Finance and Accounts. He currently is the Director - Finance.
Mr. Jacob Varghese
Mr. Jacob Varghese has always been a great administrator, who demonstrated unquestionable work ethics throughout his illustrious career. He was working abroad before joining Riya Group in the year 1990. He has played a vital role in setting up processes and systems in place during his stint over 2 decades in Riya. Currently he is working as Director - Administration.
Mr. Samuel Thomas
Mr. Samuel Thomas is an industry veteran with more than 3 decades of solid experience behind him. During his illustrious career, he has been the part of both government sectors as well as private sectors. He has been with Riya for almost 2 decades and has been instrumental in handling multiple branches in the South Region under him.
Mr. Thomas Mathai
Mr. Thomas Mathai who heads Riya Group operations in the South Region, is also known as a person who has always been associated with Academics. He holds various distinctions and degrees to his credit. He has also been handling Riya Education and Riya Institute of Hospitality with great success right from its inception. With an industry experience over 22 years, he has been an integral part of Riya Group since last 14 years.
Mr. Benson Samuel
Mr. Benson Samuel heads Riya Groups in North & Eastern India, with additional responsibility as CEO & Director for Riya- America’s. He is actively involved in Global expansion . His style of management has always been dynamic, inspiring and independent. Mr. Benson has been in industry over 2 decades and was a part of one of the leading travel company in USA before joining Riya Group.
Mr. Nitin John
Mr. Nitin John who is currently working as the Director - Holidays, has joined the company in the year 2007. In last 5 years, Riya Holidays has grown from strength to strength under his able guidance.
Mr. Manoj Samuel
Mr. Manoj Samuel has a proven track record that ranges from Airlines to GDS. He has not only set up the IT department but also has been instrumental in streamlining multiple departments. Currently he heads IT & HR in Riya Group.