The hosts of Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) are pleased to announce that the Hall of Fame Award will be presented to Mr. Anil Madhok, during HIFI, scheduled for 14-15 January 2014, at the Leela Kempinski Gurgaon in Delhi (N.C.R.), India. HIFI is hosted by Burba Hotel Network (BHN) and Horwath HTL.

Mr. Madhok is a veteran hotelier whose professional career of over 47 years covers all segments of the industry. He began his career as a management trainee with Oberoi Hotels in 1966, prior to setting up Sarovar Hotels and Resorts, a company that offers mid-tier and budget hotel products.

“We are proud to be able to recognize such an outstanding professional as Mr. Madhok, whose leadership, acumen, and success draw admiration and respect among his peers and from those who have worked and trained under him,” said Jim Burba, President of HIFI host, BHN.

The HIFI Hall of Fame Award is presented to an individual in the hospitality industry who exemplifies outstanding business practices, leadership, and achievements, both professionally and personally. Previous HIFI Hall of Fame Award winners have been PRS Oberoi, Captain CP Krishnan Nair, Naresh Goyal, Maharaja Arvind Singh Mewar, C. L. Raheja, and R. S. Saraf.

HIFI is India’s most important hotel investment conference. It is the annual meeting place for the leaders in the Indian hotel and tourism industry to discuss important trends, network, identify new opportunities, and do deals through a combination of plenary sessions, breakout panels, and interactive workshops.