Published on : Friday, May 7, 2021
Sohaib Kidwai has been appointed as General Manager at Hyatt Place Vadodara. Sohaib began his career with Hyatt in 2008 with Grand Hyatt Mumbai as Sales Manager. He subsequently moved to Park Hyatt Chennai for the pre-opening team in 2012 and was Director of Sales in 2013. He then moved to Hyatt Pune as Director of Sales & Marketing in 2015.
Sohaib then joined Hyatt Regency Chennai as Director of Sales & Marketing managing a team of 23 Sales, Events, Marketing & Revenue Management colleagues. He soon developed an interest in hotel operations and was elevated to Director of Operations in 2019 managing Front Office, Housekeeping, Security, Spa and overlooking Sales & Marketing Operations. In 2020, he was appointed as General Manager – Task Force at Hyatt Ahmedabad.
He also served as the General Manager – pre-opening team at Hyatt Place Vadodara. Speaking about his continued association with Hyatt, Sohaib said in a statement that Hyatt really feels like home and he is grateful for all the opportunities it has given him across its various brands. He shared that he has gathered many great memories during his tenure with Hyatt and worked with some amazing people.
He also mentioned that at present he is looking forward to creating more such memories with his team and guests at Hyatt Place Vadodara. Originally, from New Delhi, Sohaib started his career with Marriott and worked in Food & Beverage with Marriott properties in Mumbai and Goa, joining their Sales team in 2007.