OUR LEADERSHIP

Mr. Rohit Bhatia

Mr. Rohit Bhatia, Chairman and CEO, started this institute in 2007 to fulfill the vision of his father, Shri K.L. Bhatia a renowned hotelier of Delhi owning Center Point Hotels. Mr Bhatia has over twenty years of hospitality experience in India and abroad. He is the Director Marketing for HTMi Switzerland and looks after setting up international education institutes in collaboration with HTMi, worldwide. He has used his expertise of the hotel and travel business to create an environment for students to learn and grow at IHM RIG. For the last 10 years he has spear headed the growth of the institute and expanded it to Dwarka and Rohini centres too.

Mr. Shyam Suri

Mr. Suri,a retired IAS officer is Advisor and is assisting in all aspects of the operations of the Institute. He was Secretary General of Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) for many years. During that time he was instrumental in setting of another Hotel Management institute. With IHM RIG, he has been advising for the past 10 years and helping students get great placements worldwide.

Mr. R.K. Saxena

He is a veteran in Hospitality industry including eduction sector. After graduating from Mumbai University in 1972 he completed Post Diploma in Specialised Hotel Management from IHMCT&AN, Mumbai in the year 1976. Thereafter he has worked in supervisory and managerial positions in star hotels for a decade at Mumbai & Goa including Taj group. He has worked in Institutes of Hotel Management at Bangalore, Lucknow and Mumbai for 28 years of which 24 years as Principal (Lucknow & Mumbai) and 4 years as Head of the Department (Bangalore). He has co-authored a best selling coffee table treatise on Awadh cuisine ‘Dastarkhwan-e-Awadh – The cuisine of Lucknow’ published by Harper Collins (India). The book has done three editions and is reckoned as a reference material by Chefs and faculty. He is fellow member of many professional bodies and has attended number of Indian and International seminars and workshops.