Director, Hotel Openings and Transitions, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Based out of Hyatt’s corporate office in Chicago, Rohan Jani is responsible for overseeing the hotel openings & transition function within the company. He has over 13 years of experience gained while working across the USA and EMEA regions while managing hotel technology function. Rohan has been responsible for architecting Hyatt’s global hotel technology standards and opening over 50 hotels over his career managing owners technology budgets in upwards of $100 million. As a senior leader within technology organization he provides internal guidance to real estate development teams on potential acquisition opportunities. He is a trusted advisor to multiple ownership groups in the USA and abroad on their technology capital investments. Rohan also leads Hyatt’s digital strategy and loyalty App development managing a team of iOS, Android, back/front end developers and project managers to deploy Hyatt’s Mobile Key program worth $25 million worldwide. Lastly, he chairs the HTNG workgroup for friction less technology and provides future direction to the members within the hospitality industry.