Rohit Vig – Regional Managing Director – India
Rohit has been the Managing Director of India since inception and serves on the Board of Directors. He started his career working for Eastman Kodak at their Head Office in the United States as an Internal Controls Auditor in charge of Sarbanes Oxley implementation. He then moved to India in 2006 and started Terra Firma India as one of the managing and founding partners.
Rohit has a strong background in hotel operations and has worked for large number of hotel groups including Starwood, Hilton, Accor, Taj, ITC and Choice Hotels providing services for operator searches, feasibility studies, debt planning and restructuring.
An alumnus of The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor & Rochester Institute of Technology, NY, he completed his Undergrad in Finance & Management. He built his first internationally branded and operated hotel in India in 2007, at this time he also started a real estate development company that specialises in development of luxury housing in the Delhi/NCR.
Rohit also has vested interests in a specialised lifestyle management company, recruitment agency and e-commerce portals. His expertise covers business development, real estate, finance, hospitality and private equity.
Rohit plays an important role by heading up the Indian Operations. He is responsible for the group achieving its rapid growth and his expertise lies in development and structuring management contracts. Since commencing with the group, he has set-up the Indian regional office and works closely with Hotel Owners, Investors and Developers along with all the hotel General Managers directly reporting to him.