With his career spanning over 20 years in the luxury hospitality sector, Vivek Mahajan is set to lead this new venture in creating a benchmark for excellence at the Grand Mercure Agra. In his new role as General Manager, Mahajan’s mission is to establish this new property as the foremost destination in Agra, setting new standards of excellence in the hospitality industry.
Mahajan’s journey in the hospitality industry has been characterized by leadership roles at renowned establishments. He has previously served at the Oberoi Group, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, Wyndham Hotel, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, and most recently as the General Manager at a premiere property under the Louvre Group for the past 7 years.
An alumnus of BHM Bangalore, Mahajan’s educational foundation has complemented his practical knowledge, shaping him into a well-rounded professional with a keen understanding of the industry’s intricacies. His substantial experience has honed his ability to maintain the highest standards of service and guest satisfaction.
Talking about his new role, Vivek Mahajan said, “Stepping into the role of General Manager at Grand Mercure Agra is a privilege and an honor, I am thrilled as we embark on this remarkable journey together. Our vision is to create a haven of premium hospitality, warmth, and exceptional experiences in the heart of Agra. With a passionate team and a commitment to exceeding expectations, we aim to redefine the art of hospitality in this iconic city.”
Beyond his professional commitments, Mahajan is known for his diverse interests, including music, books, exploring heritage and spiritual sites, and extensive traveling. His passion for these pursuits adds depth to his life, and he actively engages in corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives and orating activities, underscoring his dedication to community welfare and empowerment.
Mahajan believes in leading by example, where hard work and discipline are key to success. He is a strong sales and marketing personnel, adding yet another layer of expertise to his role.