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Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield appoints Director of Human Resources – Ms. Roberta Figueiredo


Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield appoints Roberta Figueiredo as the Director of Human Resources

Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield appoints Roberta Figueiredo as the Director of Human Resources. She is a versatile human-resources professional with hands-on experience of over a decade in the hospitality industry. In her new role, she will be heading the HR department of the hotel and will be responsible for developing strategies, objectives, policies and programs for the associates. Roberta will also forefront employee management, training, succession & workforce planning, and performance management.

A proactive worker, creative thinker and decision maker, she effectively encourages learning and promotes increased productivity in the employee environment, thus resulting in optimal guest satisfaction. An excellent team player, Roberta’s strengths include strong communication, interpersonal mentoring and organizational development skills. She balances the needs of the employees in line with the mission of the organization.

Prior to her current role at Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, Roberta’s last stint was with Conrad Bengaluru. She has also worked with the Renaissance Lucknow Hotel & Fairfield by Marriott, Lucknow, Courtyard by Marriott, Bhopal, and Goa Marriott Resort & Spa.

Roberta holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Commerce and Law, from V.M Salgaocar College of Law, Goa and M.E.S College of Arts & Commerce, Goa.

Apart from being a highly competent and dynamic individual, Roberta is an avid reader and enjoys travelling in her spare time.

About Marriott International

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 7,000 properties under 30 leading brands spanning 131 countries and territories. Marriott operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts all around the world.  The company now offers one travel program, Marriott Bonvoy™, replacing Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest®(SPG).