Sandie Johannessen Group Director of Spa and Wellness – Asia Minor International
Group Director of Spa and Wellness – Asia

Minor International

Sandie Johannessen

Sandie Johannessen is the Group Director of Spa and Wellness – Asia for Minor International.

She holds a pivotal position overseeing MSpa International and Minor’s Spa & Wellness divisions. Her primary responsibilities encompass implementing brand standards, developing strategic business initiatives, and expanding the portfolio of medical partnerships for comprehensive Spa& Wellness solutions.

Bening a Danish national, Johannessen has built an impressive career spanning over 20 years in the spa and
wellness industry, generating recognition from prestigious entities such as Conde Nast Traveller and World Spa and Wellness. Throughout her career, Johannessen has excelled in delivering extensive exceptional services across a range of renowned five-star luxury hotels, resorts, spas by in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. Her expertise lies in developing and implementing comprehensive wellness programmes that emphasize holistic well- being.

Johannessen’s educational background further complements her extensive experience. She holds a degree in
dietary analyst and educator from Middlesex University in the UK, providing her with a unique perspective on the importance of nutrition in wellness. In addition, she holds a Bachelor’s degree in Yogic Science from Bangalore University, India showcasing her commitment to promoting holistic wellness practices. With her wealth of experience, commitment to excellence, and diverse educational background, Sandie stands as a true luminary in the spa and wellness industry, driving innovation and elevating standards across the board.

Sandie is also a speaker at Beyond Activ EMEA in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.