Sohrab Sitaram is one of the most recognized names in India’s hospitality sector. An industry veteran with a career spanning over 18 years, Sohrab has first-handedly witnessed the food & beverage industry’s growth trajectory in India from the eyes of an employee, an investor and a consultant.
An alumni of the prestigious Indian Institute of Hotel Management, Aurangabad, Sohrab spent a large part of his career with The Taj Group of hotels before moving on to setup many iconic award winning restaurants & bars across India. An innovator at heart, Sohrab brings in a wealth of expertise having curated & established a host of out of the box enterprises across the country like Tabula Rasa, Chi Kitchen and Bar, No Escape, Shalom Goa, Smoke Signals Trevi, Laid Back Waters, Shalom, and Italic to name a few.
Sohrab is currently the CEO and Director of Keventers, one of the most successful & fastest growing quick service restaurants in India. Within a span of 2 years, Sohrab has been instrumental in re- establishing Keventers as an iconic age old business & has also helped expand the brand’s presence from a single outlet in south Delhi to become a household name with over 140 outlets across India & abroad.
Apart from his role at Keventers, Sohrab has also been the Founder & Director of Squareroot Hospitalities Pvt. Ltd. (‘Chi Kitchen & Bar’, which is India’s first casual pan Asian Dining concept), CEO and Director of Soulfeed Hospitality Pvt Ltd (‘Tabularasa’ – India’s first restaurant and lounge in a mall) and CEO and Director of Mahima Hospitality Pvt Ltd (India’s 1st themed Lounge Bar ‘Shalom’).
At leisure, Sohrab is an avid traveler, a springboard diver and golf enthusiast. He is also the brand ambassador of Thomas Cook India Golf League. Apart from these, Sohrab is also a talented musician and plays the keyboard in a band called ‘Estranged’, which specializes in blues and classic rock.