Hyatt Regency Delhi appoints Mr. Shrikant Wakharkar as the General Manager


New Delhi, 4th March 2022 – Hyatt Regency Delhi is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Shrikant Wakharkar as the General Manager and Area Vice president of Hyatt Hotels – North.

Shrikant Wakharkar brings with him over thirty years of rich experience and will lead the flagship and iconic hotel’s operations, oversee strategic and tactical growth strategies along with spearheading innovative programs which are aimed at further strengthening the position of the hotel.

Shrikant Wakharkar has a wealth of knowledge from various management positions held by him in India. Before stepping into his role as General Manager at Hyatt Regency Delhi, he was the General Manager at Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty. In his previous roles, he has held leadership positions at Taj, Intercontinental, Starwood and Marriott Hotels.

This would be his second innings with Hyatt Regency Delhi as he has previously been a part of this flagship hotel and held the position of Assistant Director of Food and Beverage back in 1999.

He has extensive experience and wide-reaching knowledge of hospitality including restaurant pre-openings, hotel upgradation/renovation projects, sales generation and sustaining significant bottom-line results. A graduate from Institute of Hotel Management, Bhubaneshwar, he also attended three professional development programs at Cornell University.

“I am delighted to be back at this iconic hotel for my second innings which has been the harbinger of F&B innovation in the country” said Shrikant Wakharkar. He hopes to use his illustrious experience to create memorable guest experiences and set new benchmarks for Hyatt Regency Delhi.

Apart from his work, he enjoys travelling and exploring different cuisines. He also loves to participate in marathons and believes that being fit really helps him unwind and stay focused.

About Hyatt Regency Delhi:

Hyatt Regency Delhi is a luxurious business hotel conveniently located in the city’s central business district, 20 minutes from Indira Gandhi International Airport. Situated on the outer ring road, the hotel is near embassies, government offices and corporate headquarters in Delhi and Gurgaon. All 494 rooms and suites are equipped with modern amenities and offer panoramic views of the city and landscaped gardens. Enjoy dining and entertainment at the hotel’s award-winning restaurants: Café; The China Kitchen; La Piazza; Syrah, TK’s Oriental Grill; Polo Lounge and Sidewalk, the pastry shop.

Relax and rejuvenate at Club Olympus Spa, which offers numerous treatments to soothe and relieve. Additional leisure facilities available in the hotel premises include a state-of-the- art fitness centre and an outdoor swimming pool. The hotel also offers more than 2,955 sq m (32,050 sq. ft.) of meeting space with a combination of function, form and technology.

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