Mohan Singh Oberoi Entrepreneur

Rai Bahadur Mohan Singh Oberoi (15 August 1898—3 May 2002) was a renowned Indian hotelier, widely regarded as the father of 20th century India's hotel business, was the founder Chairman of Oberoi Hotels & Resorts, India's second-largest hotel company, with 35 luxury hotels in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Egypt, Australia and Hungary . A centenarian, he is acknowledged for putting the Indian hoteliering on the global map by successfully establishing noted hotel brands like Oberoi and Trident worldwide . he was revered in his later years as a far-ranging visionary who provided a modern structural model for South Asia's tourism and hospitality services industry . He was awarded the one of India's highest civilian awards the Padma Bhushan in 2001. M S Oberoi was born in Bhaun, a minor village of Jhelum District (now Chakwal District), Punjab. During the partition of India, Punjab was divided between Pakistan and India, Bhaun became part of Pakistan. When he was six months old, his father, a contractor in Peshawar, died, leaving his mother with few resources.

Personal details

Date of birth
August 15th, 1898
Nationality
India
Date of death
May 3rd, 2002 at age of 103

Family

Children

Organizations founded

1. Oberoi Hotels & Resorts

Hospitality

Date funded

1934

Official web page

Social media

Headquarters

New Delhi
Delhi

Wikiedia article

The Oberoi Group is a hotel company with its head office in Delhi. Oberoi, founded in 1934, owns and/or operates 30 hotels and three cruisers in five countries. It remains one of the most decorated hotel chains in the world with many of its group hotels bagging various awards and accolades from Travel+Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, Forbes and Galileo.

Board members

Prithvi Raj Singh Oberoi
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Namesakes

1.Oberoi Hotels & Resorts

Hospitality Business
The Oberoi Group is a hotel company with its head office in Delhi. Oberoi, founded in 1934, owns and/or operates 30 hotels and three cruisers in five countries. It remains one of the most decorated hotel chains in the world with many of its group hotels bagging various awards and accolades from Travel+Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, Forbes and Galileo.
Founded Headquarters Official website
1934
New Delhi
Delhi

Wikipedia

Check Mohan Singh Oberoi on wikipedia.

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