Mr. Narinder Punj (Managing Director, HCEPL),
aged 59 years is a Bachelor of commerce from St. Xavier's College, Kolkata and has more than 35 of experience in the Hospitality, Entertainment and Gaming industries. He has in the past been associated with various hotels, land based and cruise-based casinos inter alia including Hotel Holiday Inn, Juhu, Mumbai, Sea Rock Hotel, Bandra, Mumbai and Hotel Al Mansour Melai Hotel, Baghdad, - Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Royal Viking Lines, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Premier Cruise Lines & Epirotiki Cruise Lines - Greece. He has also been responsible in setting up and operating several landbased casinos in Poland, Russia, Romania, Czech Republic, Egypt, Kenya and the Palestanian Authority in Jericho. During his career of 35 years he has held several positions from that of a Casino Dealer having worked his way up to the position of Managing Director of Casino Caravela and Casino Royale in Goa, India. He has also held several Supervisory and Management positions in his overaseas assignments.