Dialoog Hotels is managed by Dialoog Utama Internasional, a sister company of Bukit Uluwatu Villa Tbk (BUVA), well known for its award-winning Alila Hotels & Resorts. It brings together decades of collective experience to support an entirely new lodging concept.
Franky Tjahyadikarta has over 20 years of experience in the hotel and tourism industry. He has been a driving force behind some of Indonesia’s most successful hotel properties and played an important role in the development team behind Alila Villas Uluwatu, Alila Ubud, Alila Manggis, Alila Jakarta, Amanjiwo, Amankila and the Chedi Bandung. He was also a co- founder of GHM Indonesia and Mandara Spa, the first internationally managed spa in Indonesia. Franky is currently the President Director of PT Bukit Uluwatu Villa Tbk (BUVA), the leading Indonesian developer of environmentally friendly hotels and resorts.
Okie Rehardi Lukita was part of the development team behind Alila Villas Uluwatu, Alila Ubud, Alila Manggis, Alila Jakarta and Amanjiwo, and a co-founder of GHM Indonesia and Mandara Spa. A former Division Head at Citibank, he later joined Astra Group and became an assistant to the Chairman of Bank Universal Professor Dr. Sumitro Djojohadikusumo. He is also involved in oil exploration in South Australia and he is a shareholder of PT. Asuransi Astra Buana. Okie currently serves as President Commissioner of PT Bukit Uluwatu Villa Tbk (BUVA).
Managing Director Eric Faivre is a well-recognized figure in the hospitality arena. In a career spanning over 30 years, Eric has held management positions in London, Moscow, Beijing and Bangkok, and helped open the Peninsula Hotel Chicago and GHM’s Chedi Chiang Mai. Prior to joining Dialoog, Eric was General Manager at Alila Jakarta, widely considered a vanguard of urban simplicity in city hotel concepts throughout S.E. Asia. There he developed advanced and efficient hotel management systems that today anchor the Dialoog concept. Eric continues to be based in Jakarta where he is guiding the development of the Dialoog brand, from the corporate philosophy to the technology, design and operations.