The Fairmont Jaipur appoints Rajiv Kapoor as their new general manager
Kapoor comes with a varied range of experience and an innate understanding of the hospitality and luxe segment, nationally and in global markets
Fairmont Jaipur has announced the appointment of its new general manager, Rajiv Kapoor who will helm the operations of the flagship property of Fairmont in the Pink City. Kapoor comes with a varied range of experience and an innate understanding of the hospitality and luxe segment, nationally and in global markets. He will be tasked with creating a new vision for the hotel and setting a direction to capture a wide range of the market from luxury travellers to the free independent travellers, MICE events to grandiose Indian wedding celebrations.
Kapoor zealously believes in his pure passion for connecting with people and considers team members to be his primary strength. He adds, “For me, my colleagues are the true pillars of hospitality, responsible for the humane touch to intangible services that cannot be replicated. Thus, to be a successful hotelier, it is imperative that we recognize and appreciate each of our colleagues and be involved in their professional growth that will, in turn, pave the way for the impeccable service standards of Fairmont Jaipur.”
Kapoor began his career as an operational trainee at Grand Hyatt and subsequently climbed the ladder with various renowned hospitality brands such as The Westin Sohna Gurgaon Resort and Spa, Le Meridien Mumbai, Sheraton Surabaya Hotel & Towers, Indonesia. Prior to joining Fairmont Jaipur, he was the general manager of The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa and also Langkawi International Convention Center (LICC); giving him an international perspective on several issues.