A hotelier with more than four decades of experience and one on the bleeding edge of transformation in the hotel industry, Ramesh Arora has changed the game with the largest privately owned hotel group in London. He was honoured with the NRI Foundation Excellence Award by Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, Government of India. Arora took advantage of early online booking trend due to his forward thinking and strong belief in technology. Arora’s Montcalm Hotels have become a favourite place for leisure travellers from around the world even as the luxury brand provides unforgettable experiences with a touch of Indian hospitality on the side. Working on ‘Atithi Devo Bhava’ doctrine, these hotels let their customers experience India’s hospitality side with all the modern luxuries and amenities bringing praise not only to the group but to the country as well.