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 and 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 organisational development skills. She balances the needs of the employees in line with the mission of the organisation.
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.