Marriott International has appointed Bipan Kapur as General Manager of Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel.
Kapur has a wealth of enriching experiences working in various capacities and cultures across different countries including India, Middle East, Australia, China, Malaysia, Brunei and his most recent role in Singapore. He brings a unique breath of leadership experience spanning numerous notable re-launches of luxury hotels and resorts, convention center hotels and F&B operations.
An industry veteran, Kapur began his hospitality career in 1980 with the Oberoi Group, then expanded his expertise across diverse international hospitality groups in various operational roles with Starwood and Shangri-La. A driven and passionate hotelier, he has held General Manager roles for several properties including Sheraton Penang, Sheraton Langkawi Beach Resort, The Westin Sohna Resort & Spa, The Westin Resort Nusa Dua and Bali Convention Center where he won numerous hospitality awards.
“I am delighted to return to the Marriott International family and to be given this opportunity to lead Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel. A hotel that has rich history and legacy in the city, I look forward to working with an amazing team and taking the challenge of raising the bar of excellence towards ensuring our guests having a truly enhanced and enriching stay experience,” said Kapur.
In his spare time, Kapur loves spending time with family, hiking and outdoor sports.