Sanjay Sethi is a hotel management graduate from IHM Pusa. He is a Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA) from American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute and has completed various management programs from IIM-Bangalore, XLRI and Cornell. Sanjay has over 33 years of experience in the hospitality industry. He founded Berggruen Hotels Private Limited in 2006 along with Berggruen Holdings, New York. He has briefly worked with ITC Limited as Chief Operating Officer for their Hotels Division and had a fourteen-year stint with the Taj Group of Hotels. Sanjay is actively associated with many industry forums in bringing about reforms for the Hospitality sector and championed the cause of getting Industry status for hotels.
Executive Committee Member of Hotel Association of India (HAI) and a special invitee to the Executive Committee of Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI). He is also a member of the National Real Estate Committee of FICCI and member of the Policy panel of CII Maharashtra and member of CII’s National Tourism Committee.