TORONTO — Hiren Prabhakar has been appointed as general manager at The St. Regis Toronto, bringing 29 years of hospitality experience in luxury and full-service hotels to his new role.
A member of the Marriott team for the past eight years, Prabhakar most recently opened the Toronto Marriott Markham, the first newly built, re-designed Marriott in Canada. Previously, he led the first global re-branding for St. Regis Hotels & Resorts at The St. Regis Moscow Nikolskaya in Russia. He has also held roles across India, Dubai, Poland, Spain, Germany, Zambia and Saudi Arabia.
Additionally, Prabhakar’s time with Marriott has included the coveted Hotel of the Year, Marriott Luxury Brands Europe Award in 2017 at The St. Regis Moscow. He was also awarded General Manager of the Year at the Toronto Marriott Markham in 2019.
Furthermore, Prabhakar volunteered to serve as Chair of the Marriott Business Council for Central Canada, as well as the advisory board for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, board of directors for the Greater Toronto Hotel Association, Destination Markham Corporation and the Markham Board of Trade.
“Exquisite service has long been my passion and I’m thrilled and honoured to join the impeccable St. Regis Toronto team,” says Prabhakar. “I am very much looking forward to guiding the hotel’s unparalleled experience from the city’s best address.”