Sofitel Mumbai BKC appoints Vikas Kapai as general manager
Kapai comes with over three decades of hospitality experience and an eye for the future of not just the property, but a sense of how hospitality is changing in the country
Sofitel Mumbai BKC, the flagship property of Sofitel Hotels & Resorts of the Accor Group, announced the appointment of their new General Manager Mr. Vikas Kapai. Sofitel Mumbai BKC, has become a go-to destination in the city and is distinguished by a unique four-dimensional experience: embracing and honouring local Art & Culture; showcasing the finest in authentic and lively F&B complemented by classic French techniques; a dedication to indulgent Wellness and a never-ending appreciation for contemporary chic Design.
As he embarked on this new journey Kapai said, “The opportunity to lead a well-established French hospitality brand in Mumbai like the Sofitel is one that I am indeed looking forward to. The market is at the right inflection point, with discerning guests looking for a personalised approach and a luxurious feel in their experiences. I believe our French DNA stands to match this aspiration from the global traveller and not only will we strive to achieve high hospitality standards, but will strongly position Sofitel Mumbai BKC as an epicentre of cultural and gastronomic events, art, performances and commemorations, making this luxurious property at the heart of celebrations and memories.”
Kapai’s past experience includes work with stellar brands such as Hilton, Hyatt, Marriott, Oakwood Asia Pacific and similar where he has often played a key leadership role, turning around the properties on significant performance metrics with his leadership capabilities and meticulous attention to detail. He currently stays in Mumbai with his wife and son.