The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts proudly announces the appointment of Graham A. Grant as general manager of The Leela Palace Udaipur, a stunning, lakeside retreat located in romantic and magical Rajasthan.
Prior to joining The Leela, Grant was resort manager of Hayman, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Grant has almost two decades of international experience with leading hotels of the world, including four years with Hayman, Great Barrier Reef, an award-winning iconic Australian resort. His experience in various positions across different hotel categories from operational and business planning to hotel renovation and refurbishment has been honed after years in the industry. Among other accolades, he was awarded the Supreme Excellence Award Winner by the Gold Coast Tourism Bureau.

Grant began his career as a trainee in the Front Office with Sheraton Ayers Rock Hotel in Ayers Rock. Subsequently, he worked in various capacities at some of the leading Australian destinations including Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas Resort, Hyatt Regency Sanctuary Cove, Explorers Inn Hotel, Brisbane; Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh; Carlton Crest Hotel, Brisbane and Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast.