Ritu Chawla Mathur
Managing Partner, Prognosis Global Consulting
Ritu Chawla Mathur comes with a diverse range of practical Hospitality operations experience. In a career spanning over 20 years as a top-performing Hospitality professional, she has spent most years in the field of hard core Hotel (Operations) Management, and has made steady contribution in various capacities, with brands like the Taj Group & Marriott International across the Luxury, Leisure & Business Hotel landscape. Prior to her entrepreneurial journey at Prognosis, her role in Operations was that of the pre-opening General Manager, for the Courtyard by Marriott, Pune Chakan.
As a second generation Hotelier, Ritu’s inherent passion for the hotel business coupled with her unwavering determination to bring world-class service to customers and her leadership skills earned her the position of one of the youngest General Managers at the Taj Group of Hotels in 2008. As a General Manager she steered financial management, operational efficiencies, employee development and strategic sales and marketing initiatives for hotels and resort properties to deliver business excellence goals and owner objectives.
Ritu holds an Executive MBA (SPJIMR, Mumbai) with specialization in Marketing & Strategy, a Bachelor’s in Hotel Management from Indian Institute Hotel Management, Aurangabad (A Taj Group of Hotels Affiliation).