Kunal Chauhan, a well-known figure in the hospitality industry, has been appointed the General Manager of JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar, the city's most popular premium business hotel, since its inception in 2015.
In his new job as General Manager, Chauhan envisages a spectacular path for the JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar's leadership position in the hospitality sector. Chauhan will guide the resort to deliver experiences that are associated with the JW Marriott brand, drawing on his extensive expertise in a variety of fields.
He was formerly the General Manager at The Leela Palace in Bengaluru and has industry experience with India's major hotel brands. With a diploma from the Oberoi Centre for Learning and Development, he is well prepared to succeed in his chosen field. In addition, the stalwart is a driven individual with great commercial acumen, an inherent capacity to raise brand standards, create one-of-a-kind visitor experiences and cultivate a top-notch staff work culture.
With 19 years of diversified experience, Chauhan's primary skills include (but are not limited to) hotel operations, marketing, food & beverage, team management, and financial management. He's also focused on achieving outstanding financial results, increasing market share, enhancing service standards, and maintaining positive relationships with stakeholders.
Apart from being highly business-oriented, Chauhan enjoys travelling and spending time in the great outdoors. He enjoys sports because of his competitive nature, and he can frequently be spotted playing badminton and squash. Before the pandemic, Chauhan's can-do mentality helped him to accomplish the Himalayan 10-day base camp trek during the peak winter season. He also believes he will be able to complete the top 5 trekking routes and marathons across the world.
Source: Hotelier India