co-founder and chief executive officer
Cachet Hospitality Group
Alexander Mirza is co-founder, Chief Executive Officer and President of Cachet Hospitality Group, a lifestyle hospitality branding and management company with hotel, residential, restaurant and nightlife properties across Asia and the America. CHG has offices in Los Angeles, Shanghai and Bangkok.
Mr. Mirza has over 20 years of professional experience in hospitality development and management consulting in the hospitality, travel and government sectors. He was previously on the Senior Management Team at Hilton Worldwide and was profiled in the magazine Canadian business as one of the country’s top international business leaders under 40. Mirza was also head of Strategic Planning at Starwood Hotels Worldwide, where he reported to the CFO and CEO and worked on the W Hotels brand and the Sheraton turnaround.
Mr. Mirza holds an MBA from Harvard Business School is a frequent speaker at Harvard’s real estate and travel industry conferences. He also holds an M.A. in Economics and a B.A. Honors from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada, where he was a Khan Foundation scholar in international economic development.