Mr. Rajesh Chopra

RAJESH CHOPRA

Mr. Rajesh Chopra, Senior Vice President – Information Technology EIH Limited – The Oberoi Hotels and Resorts

As CIO of The Oberoi Group, Rajesh is responsible for IT delivery for The Oberoi group operations in the hospitality, aviation, travel trade and printing business verticals globally. As a member of senior leadership team of the group, Rajesh is responsible for strategic planning, selection and standardization of information technology based solution for the group. Rajesh joined The Oberoi group in June 2013. He has been instrumental in implementing iPAD based infotainment technology in the guest rooms. Rajesh is also Vice President of HFTP (Hospitality Finance and Technology Professionals) India Chapter. He is the Winner of CIO 100 award from IDG Media successively for 2012 and 2013. He was also awarded Best CIO Award from Dewang Mehta Foundation in 2013. Rajesh has over 30 years of experience with more than 20 years of IT leadership supporting a variety of industries in hospitality, consumer durables and IT products.Before joining The Oberoi Group, Rajesh was group CIO for Samsung Electronics for south west Asia for 15 years. His last assignment with Samsung was to set-up ITES based company in India to manage IT operations of the Samsung group in South west Asia region. Before Joining Samsung, Rajesh worked for Ranbaxy group and Digital Equipment Corporation in India and US for over 10 years. Rajesh holds bachelor degree in Science and Diploma in Management. Rajesh has recently completed Executive Development Program in hospitality management from Cornell University USA.