Marriott International appoints Gaurav Singh as Multi-Property General Manager
March 21, 2017, Bengaluru, India: Marriott International today announced the appointment of Gaurav Singh as Multi Property General Manager for Courtyard by Marriott Bengaluru Outer Ring Road, Fairfield by Marriott Bengaluru Outer Ring Road and Fairfield by Marriott Bengaluru Rajajinagar. One of the most successful General Managers in the hotel industry, Gaurav brings over 17 years of industry expertise to his new posting.
His careerbegan with the Marriott family in the year 2013, prior to which he worked withITC, Oberoi and the Leela Group of Hotels. In his most recent position, he wasthe ‘General Manager’ of Courtyard and Fairfield by Marriott, leading both thehotels to an astounding success.
Under hisleadership, the one year old twin property was recognized at HICSA 2016and HIFI 2016 and was also awarded the ‘Most Preferred EmergingHotel of the Year’ at the National Awards for Excellence in 2016.
Even amidstmost challenging market conditions, Gaurav has earned a huge reputation for hisbusiness acumen and creative flare in food and beverage industry. He has beenthe recipient of several awards like, ‘General Manager for Excellence inF&B’ in 2013&14 by Marriott Asia Pacific and most recently wasawarded Hotelier India’s ‘General Manager of the year’ 2016’.
Gaurav Singhsaid, “I am always amazed at the rapid growth of hospitality sector in India.With this new role, I hope to leverage my wide experience and the expertise ofour teams to drive successful business strategies in this ever-challengingindustry.”
Gauravgraduated from Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration, Manipal andthen went to complete his Post Graduation Diploma in Hotel Management from ITCHospitality Management Institute (WMI), Gurgaon. When he is not at work, he iseither travelling with family or playing his favourite sport - Golf.