Edwardian Hotels London leadership
We are pleased to introduce you to Jasminder Singh and the leaders of Edwardian Hotels London.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Jasminder Singh qualified as a Certified Accountant and entered into the Hotel industry in 1975. In 1979 he founded Edwardian Hotels London which has grown to its present portfolio of 13 upscale and luxury hotels and is now one of the largest privately owned hotel groups in the United Kingdom. He was awarded an OBE in 2007 for his services to the hotel industry.
Amrit Singh graduated with a degree in Art History and Interior Design. She joined Edwardian Hotels London as a Director in 1990 and is responsible for the interior design function for the group.
Graduate of École Hôtelière de Lausanne, and previously with Grand Metropolitan Hotels, Paul joined Edwardian Hotels London in 1982 as General Manager before becoming Group Operations Director in 1997, and Chief Operating Officer 2010-2016.
A Chartered Accountant, Inderneel trained with KPMG before joining Edwardian Hotels London as Business Development Manager. Inderneel has been General Manager, and subsequently Managing Director, of The May Fair Hotel since 2014.
MBA graduate from University of Oxford, Iype joined Edwardian Hotels London as Financial Controller in 1990. From 1997 he served as Group IT Director and in 2006 he was appointed to his present role as Commercial Development Director.
Hasnain joined Edwardian Hotels London in 2000 as Front of House Manager following two years previously with Hilton, and a subsequent four years in East Africa with hotel development projects. He has held positions as Group Service Operations Manager and General Manager before assuming his present responsibility as Commercial Director.
Vijay Wason entered into the hotel business in 1972 as Trainee Accountant with Crest Hotels, moving on to become a Management Accountant with the Holiday Inn Corporation at their London office in 1976. He joined Edwardian Hotels London in 1979 and was appointed Company Secretary in 1984.
Shashi M Shah qualified as a Certified Accountant in 1972 and set up an accountancy practice. He joined Edwardian Hotels London as a Director in 1979 and also currently manages relationships with business partners in the air transport industry.
Mike worked with Thistle Hotels before joining Edwardian Hotels London in 1983. He held General Manager roles for several group hotels before assuming responsibility as Operations Director in 1992.
A qualified Architect, Rob joined Edwardian Hotels London in 2013 as Creative Director, following a career as VP of Hotel and Hospitality Design for HOK Architects and Principal Partner for Woods Bagot.
A qualified Accountant & Chartered Secretary, Ragu joined Edwardian Hotels London in 2003 as Group Financial Controller before becoming Financial Fluency Director in 2012. Prior to joining Edwardian, Ragu was a consultant implementing financial systems for clients across industries including manufacturing & distribution.
Robert was formerly at HSBC Group where he held several senior positions including Head of European lending which included a focus on hotel and property finance. He joined Edwardian Hotels London in 1999 as Director of the parent Edwardian Group Ltd.
Former banker Peter joined Edwardian Hotels London in 2012 as Senior Corporate Director. A travel and hospitality finance specialist leading teams at NatWest and at Royal Bank of Scotland he has been involved in the international hotel sector since 1987.
A Chartered Accountant, specialised in corporate reporting and US GAAP prior to joining Edwardian Hotels London in 2003 as Corporate Finance Manager. He assumed his current position in 2012 as Corporate Financial Fluency Director.
An English solicitor, Andrew joined Edwardian Hotels London in 2001 as a Director, following his career as a partner in international law firm Baker & McKenzie.