Puneet Chhatwal

MD & CEO at Indian Hotels Company Limited

Puneet  ChhatwalOn the 6th of November, 2017, Mr. Puneet Chhatwal joined IHCL as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. He is a global professional with over three decades of leadership experience at highly-acclaimed hotel groups in Europe and North America. Prior to this, Mr. Chhatwal was the Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Executive Board of Steigenberger Hotels AG – Deutsche Hospitality. He was also the Chief Development Officer of The Rezidor Hotel Group – Carlson Hotels Worldwide. Mr. Chhatwal is a graduate of both Delhi University and Institute of Hotel Management, Delhi. He has completed an MBA in Hospitality from ESSEC, Paris and an Advanced Management Program from INSEAD. Mr. Chhatwal has won awards including the prestigious Carlson Fellowship and was rated as one of Europe’s 20 extraordinary minds in Sales, Marketing and Technology - HSMAI European Awards 2014. He was also the First Alumni included in the ESSEC-IMHI Hall of Honor 2014.

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ANAROCK Knowledge Exchange with Puneet Chhatwal, MD & CEO, Indian Hotels Company

Presenting ANAROCK Knowledge Exchange 2020 - a 30-min live Knowledge Exchange session on ‘Unlocking Real Estate 2.0’, with an objective to invite iconic people to share their views on “What Lies Ahea.

PUNEET CHHATWAL - Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, IHCL - HTGives

“The community is not just another stakeholder rather, the purpose of the existence of any business.” Support Efforts Include: Meals (900,000), room nights (70,000) and laundry support for healthcare workersLink for support: https://www.

Pandemic taught hotel industry to live with zero revenues and with fixed costs turning variable: Puneet Chhatwal

The last time when we interacted, things were looking down. There was virtually no business for the hospitality/hotel sector. Are things looking up now? Or is this just a start and there is a long road of recovery ahead for Indian Hotels?It is a start and we are very happy that the start has happened in some of the key sources of revenue or business for us.

In-House Dining The New Reality | Puneet Chhatwal To ET NOW

Business for IHCL will bounce back faster- will take 60-90 days after unlocking. Steps being taken in the UK to promote hotel business are important for the company. Hotels in Mumbai have been housing essential services and repatriation customers.

The worst is behind India's tourism and travel industry now, says CEO on pandemic's impact

The coronavirus pandemic's "significant" impact has led to "almost a washout" in India's tourism and travel industry since March, but it has started to see some "green shoots" of recovery, says Puneet Chhatwal, managing director and CEO of Indian Hotels Company Ltd.