Global Travel Media » Blog Archive » Hyatt announces two appointments of North and South India Area Directors

Home » Appointments » Currently Reading:

Hyatt announces two appointments of North and South India Area Directors

November 18, 2013 Appointments No Comments Email Email

Hyatt Hotels Corporation one of the first international hotel management companies to enter and operate in India, is celebrating 30 years of successful operations in the country.

On this momentous occasion, Hyatt has recently announced the dual appointment of Aseem Kapoor as Area Director – North India supervising Hyatt Regency Gurgaon, Hyatt Regency Delhi, Hyatt Ahmedabad, Hyatt Amritsar and Hyatt Regency Ludhiana from 2014 and Sunjae Sharma as Area Director- South India supervising Hyatt Bangalore, Park Hyatt Chennai, Hyatt Regency Chennai, Hyatt Regency Kolkata, Hyatt Place Hampi & Hyatt Regency Kathmandu. This announcement sees both Aseem and Sunjae donning a senior role along with their existing role as General Manager, Hyatt Regency Delhi and General Manager, Hyatt Regency Chennai respectively.

Brief profile on Aseem Kapoor

Aseem Kapoor

Aseem Kapoor

Aseem Kapoor has been appointed General Manager at Hyatt Regency Delhi with effect from May 25, 2013. Aseem began his hospitality career in 1989 as a Management Trainee with Holiday Inn Mumbai and in 1990 joined The Oberoi Mumbai as Catering Sales Executive. Aseem joined Hyatt in 1995 as Assistant Director of F&B at Hyatt Regency Delhi and was subsequently promoted to Director of Food and Beverage in 1997. In July 2001, Aseem was the first member of the pre – opening team of Hyatt Regency Mumbai when he was transferred as EAM -F&B and subsequently promoted to Hotel Manager in 2003. In 2005, he transferred laterally to Park Hyatt Dubai and in 2008 was promoted to General Manager at Hyatt Regency Mumbai.

In addition to Aseem Kapoor’s current responsibilities as General Manager of Hyatt Regency Delhi, Aseem took on the added responsibilities of Area Director for North West India with effect from 2014. The following hotels will report into this Area: Hyatt Regency Gurgaon, Hyatt Ahmedabad, Hyatt Amritsar and Hyatt Regency Ludhiana from 2014.

Brief profile on Sunjae Sharma

Sunjae Sharma

Sunjae Sharma

Sunjae Sharma has been associated with the hospitality industry for over 24 years and possesses a diversified experience panning across several hotel brands. A true industry veteran, Sunjae has been associated with Hyatt International for over a decade and has handled multiple roles at Hyatt’s most iconic properties across the country, the most recent one being Area Director for Bangalore, Chennai, Hampi, Kathmandu and Kolkata.

A graduate from the coveted Institute of Hotel Management, Sunjae started his Hyatt innings with the Grand Hyatt in Delhi as Director Food & Beverage. His next destination was Hyatt Regency Kolkata as Director of Operations owing to his passion for perfection and the exemplary people management skills.  Grand Hyatt Mumbai pre-opening assignment came next and under Sunjae’s able guidance as Hotel Manager, the hotel became a benchmark for Hyatt in India as a multidimensional lifestyle complex.

In 2009, Sunjae was assigned the challenging and exciting responsibility of opening Hyatt Regency Chennai, Hyatt International’s first foray into South India. Hyatt Regency Chennai opened in August 2011 and has been awarded with multiple global recognition and accolades for Marketing, Design and Food & Beverage services. Under Sunjae’s leadership and passion for excellence, Hyatt Regency Chennai came to be known as the most talked about hotel launch in India.

In his new role as Area Director for Bangalore, Chennai, Hampi, Kathmandu and Kolkata, Sunjae will be responsible for the Hyatt Hotels in these destinations along with his current role as General Manager, Hyatt Regency Chennai.

With humility and positive attitude as his key strengths, Sunjae has an inherent gift of making a difference each day, Sunjae takes keen interest in cricket, fitness and is an avid golfer

With both men serving a decorated tenure at Hyatt, these announcement foresights as a move to further strengthen the hotels’ national operations and will act as a platform to provide critical contributions by both leaders.

Comment on this Article:

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

Platinium Partnership


Elite Partnership Sponsors


Premier Partnership Sponsors


Official Media Event Partner


Global Travel media endorses the following travel publication