Akhil Deshwal


Akhil Deshwal, Secretary


Akhil Deshwal is managing director at Gallows Point Resort, an oceanfront resort set on a five acre private peninsula near Cruz Bay on St. John. He joined as resident manager in 2003 and was promoted four years later. Deshwal also serves as president of Ocean 362, the restaurant at Gallows Point, a favorite of guests and locals alike. It boasts “island to table” fare that uses local, sustainably sourced ingredients.

Deshwal has an MBA from Johnson and Wales University. He serves as executive secretary of Island Green Living Association (IGLA).