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Meet Our Directors


Chairman And Managing Director, UMIL

Born to an agrarian family in a small village near Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajkumar Rai chose to follow his heart and chart a path of his own. He started his career in Kolkata at an early age of 19 and saw promising opportunity in the world of hospitality industry. His journey from a marketing executive to a self-made entrepreneur who laid the foundation of Unique Group in 1996 is one that inspires awe, self-belief and perseverance. Under his leadership, Unique Group has created a niche of its own, a proud legacy running across varied verticals that include the hospitality industry - Unique global hotels, real estate sector – Sswayam Lifespaces, insurance - Unique Lifecare, and newest in line is holiday & accomodation packages - Unique Vacations


Executive Director, UMIL

Mr. Rahul Rai, a second-generation scion of Unique Group believes in the power of imagination and accomplishing goals through innovation. He has completed his BE(Computers) from Pune University and has pursued certified management development programs(MDP) in Marketing and Advance Marketing from Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad.His professional journey, since 2002, with Unique Group has seen the creation of Uniques value system, an integral part of the corporate culture.He has travelled across the globe to research better business opportunities which has helped Unique Group expand and diversify in other industries in a short period of time. With his experience and knowledge on global markets, He is determined to make Unique Group a global enterprise.


Director, UMI

Mr. Utkarsh Rai heads the finance operations for the Unique Group. A Management Graduate from Pune University, Utkarsh believes that people are the key ingredients for success. Apart from crunching numbers, he works passionately with HR team to recognize individual skills and the area of development to realize collective potential. He also shares a passion for uplifting the lesser privileged section of the society by starting an NGO in Ahmedabad that will provide shelter, education and livelihood to the needy.


Head, Unique Vacations

Mr. Yogenndra Singh, Is An Ex Scindian And Graduate In Hotel Management From Institue Of Hotel Management Bhopal; Has Done PGDBA From Symbiosis, Pune. He Is A Thorough Professional; Has Worked With Leading Brands Of The World And India, Like McDonald�S, Bharti, Pizza Hut, Reliance Industries And MTS. He Has Led Large Teams To Achieve Targets And Set New Benchmarks.In 22 Years Of His Career, He Believes In Creating Value In Customers� Lives By Giving The Right Product To The Right Person By The Right People In The Right Way. He Believes In Nichiren Daishonin�S Buddhism And Desires To Become Foremost Disciple Of Daisaku Ikeda By Applying His Guidance For Creating Better World By Doing Self Human Revolution. Applying The Philosophy At His Place Of Work, He Wants To Create An Environment Of Mutual Co-Existence Leading To Enormous Heights Of Success And Prowess Par Excellence.


General Manager, Unique Vacations

Mr. John Baretto Has A B.Com Degree From MS University, Vadodara. With A Rich Experience Of 18 Years In Travel And Tourism, He Has Worked In The Areas Of Operations, Sales, Branch Handling And Region Handling. His Previous Experience Has Been With SOTC And Thomas Cook. His Deep Understanding Of The Field Along With His Expertise Helps The Management To Arrive At Decisive Minimum Costs In Domestic And International Travelling.