Faculty / Staff

International Faculty

Late Mr. Georges Ortiz, CHE

Mr. Georges Ortiz served VMSIIHE as Head F & B department (Jan2015- May 2015).
Mr. Georges Ortiz, CHE, a Swiss national was one of the greatest and very well-known names in the field of Food and Beverage studies. He had vast experience both in international hotels and hotel management schools. He was a Food & Beverage lecturer at Hotel Institute Montreux – Switzerland, Le Roches, Bluche – Switzerland, The Swiss Hotel Management School, Caux- Switzerland and University Center Cesar Ritz, Brig- Switzerland. Mr.Ortiz was given an award of “Nestle Gastromie” by EuroCHRIE Amsterdam in 2010 for his passion in learning on “The passion for Hospitality Excellence”.

Mr. Stefan Jerkfelt

Consultant Chef

Mr. Stefan Jerkfelt is a Swedish National and a graduate of Cesar Ritz Colleges Switzerland
He comes with an extensive international experience from Sweden, France, Switzerland, Egypt, United States and Germany.
He is fluent in spoken and written Swedish, German, English and good in Spanish and French.

His major accomplishments are:

· Schubeck Restaurant, Germany – oversaw the start-up.
· Tim Maelzer Restaurant Group, Germany – consultant for Scandinavian cuisine.
· Swedish National Tennis Team, Worldwide- Consultant Chef for International team tournaments.
· The Phoenix Greenville’s Inn, USA – overlooked the Inn.
· The Ritz-Carlton Buckhead Hotel, USA – overlooked the hotel.

Mr. Sebastian Breitinger

Consultant Food Production

Mr.. Sebastian Breitinger is a German national who’s dedication and experience towards food production started in 1997 as an apprentice in the dept. of Food production at the Hotel Kleber Post in Saulgau, Germany. Thereafter he worked for many years in the dept of Food production. He is a post graduate in Hotel Management with specialization in Culinary Arts. Over a period of time, he gathered vast experience in international trade fares and built up his own Catering Company in Germany. After moving to Barcelona, Spain, he took up teaching assignment as a lecturer in food production, published his own book and founded a small company for teaching associates.
His accomplishments till date:-
– Commis Poissonier and Demi-chef Patissier in the Michelin Star Restaurant “Landhaus Scherrer” in Hamburg

– Chef Entremetier and Chef Saucier in the Restaurant “Les Quatre Saisons”, Hotel Europe, Basel, Switzerland.

– Masters in Hotel and Catering Management in Heidelberg, Germany.

– Chef de Cuisine, EXPO in Lisbon, Portugal

– Assistant Manager, EXPO, Hannover, Germany

– Professor of culinary arts, Barcelona, Spain.

– Founder and teacher of “Catalancooking”, Barcelona Spain “


Prof. I. S. Mirza, CHE

Faculty – Food & Beverage Management, F&B Service
& Food Costing

Mr. Rodwin Rodrigues

Asst. Chef

Dr. Rachel Pereira

Asst. Prof – Financial Management

Ms. Valerie Jacques


Ms. Nelissa Andrea Alcasoas

Asst. Prof. – General Management

Ms. Prayangi Gad


Ms. Priti Sadekar

Asst. Prof Food Production

Ms. Charmayne Dsouza

Asst. Prof. – F & B Service

Ms. Sujatha Madhavan, CHE

Asst. Prof. – Food Production

Ms. Shreya Kamat

Asst. Prof. – Computer Application

Ms. Gauri Patil

Asst. Prof. – F&B Service

Ms. Alethea Baracho


Dr. Layla Mascarenhas

Asst. Prof. – Communication Skills

Ms. Supriyanka Govekar

Asst. Prof. – General Management

Ms. Lorna Fernandes

Asst. Prof. – Accommodation Operations

Ms. Aswathi R Jagadish

Asst. Prof. – French

Administrative Staff

Dr. Marie Raj


Mr. Anup Bhat

Accounts Officer

Mr. Issac Mathew

System Administrator

Ms. Manisha Borkar

Accounts Officer

Mr. Nagraj Naik

Stores Executive

Mr. Savio D'Souza

Security Supervisor Warden

Ms. Sherlaine Veigas

Marketing Executive

Mr. Sunil Deshpande

Chief Engineer

Ms. Edna Noronha

Co-ordinator Marketing & Public Relation

Ms. Jinnie Rodrigues

Training and Placement Coordinator

Ms. Martha Rebello

Compliance Officer/Academic Co-ordinator

Ms. Sharada Prabhu

HR Officer

Mr. Shivanand Madiwal

Manager Accounts

Ms. Sushma Lotliker

Officer Administration

Ms. Chaitra Phaldessai

Junior Officer- Purchase