Industry Update
Appointment20 August 2019

Kanika Hasrat

Appointed General Manager
At Taj City Centre Gurugram, India

 Kanika Hasrat

TAJ CITY Centre Gurugram announced the appointment of Kanika Hasrat as the General Manager. Hasrat joins Taj City Centre Gurugram, after her last tenure with Vivanta New Delhi Dwarka as its General Manager where she helped the hotel become a market leader and position itself as the new Vivanta. With an illustrious experience of nearly 25 years, Hasrat has held leadership positions and worked with renowned domestic and international hospitality brands across key cities in India and abroad.

Her expertise lies in improving overall guest satisfaction, bringing innovation in day to day tasks and driving the overall performance of the hotel. With a keen eye for detail, Hasrat is extremely particular about her hotel rounds and engaging with her guests and associates alike. She opines that a General Manager's role is diverse and versatile that makes each day different from the last! She has always been a strong believer in harnessing the team's strengths and believes in working with a strong focus on quality and strategy.

Hasrat holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing and is an alumnus from one of India's topmost centres for learning and development. Her in-depth knowledge of the industry and ability to collaborate across teams has contributed to her success. In her leisure time, Kanika enjoys gardening, travelling and exploring new cities and cultures with her family.

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The Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) and its subsidiaries, collectively known as Taj Group, is one of Asia's largest and finest group of hotels. Incorporated by the founder of the Tata group, Jamsetji Tata, the company opened its first property, the Taj Mahal Palace, in Bombay in 1903.
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