A Hotel Development and Management Company

Executive Team

Arvind Patel, C.E.O. - Canterbury Hotel GroupArvind Patel, C.E.O.
Arvind is responsible for keeping CHG running.  He is heavily involved in the day to day oversight of the business.  In addition, he is a Regional Director of the Asian American Hotel Owners Asso., “AAHOA”, and contributes to advocacy of hotel owners within the community in the U.S.  Before launching CHG, Arvind was an electrical engineer and has a National Diploma degree from the UK.

Mike Patel, Vice President of Facilities
Mike performs an asset management function for CHG and ensures all of the hotels are renovated according to brand standards.  He also handles procurement of supplies, equipment, and FF&E.  Mike received a B.A. in Business Administration at Coventry Polytechnic in the UK.

Simon Patel, Vice President of Operations
Simon handles the day to day operations of the portfolio.  He also handles the Human Resources function within the organization.  Simon has a B.A. in Business Administration from the Henley College of Business in the UK.

Nick Patel, Vice President of Development & Acquisitions
Nick is involved primarily in sourcing new deals for CHG.  He has a network of brokers and consultants in the region that identify opportunities for CHG to grow.  He is also involved in repositioning of assets acquired by CHG.

Shirin Patel, Accounting Manager
Shirin handles the accounting function for CHG and works closely with the bookkeeper and the CPA.

Stephanie Chairet, C.H.A., Operations Manager
Stephanie’s role is to execute the operational strategy laid out by Simon Patel, the VP of Operations.  She spends her time visiting the properties on a regular basis to ensure they are operating at their optimal levels.