Speaker Profile

Tejas Shah

Regional Vice-President – Acquisitions and Development, Sub-Saharan Africa
Hyatt International South West Asia Ltd

A Chartered Accountant by profession, Tejas is a thirteen-year Hyatt veteran, currently based in Nairobi for over a year and focusing Hyatt’s expansion efforts across the Sub-Saharan African region.

He began his career as an Accounts Executive in the Shared Service Centre in Mumbai in 2002. In April 2004, he was selected as Operations Analyst based in the corporate office in Mumbai.

He is part of the Hyatt’s Development team since 2007.  Prior to being selected as Development Director for Africa, Tejas served as Development Director in Gurgaon, India and handled varied markets in South Asia.