Bharat PatelPresident, Lap Groups - HospitalityMr. Bharat Patel has been in the restaurant industry since 1999 as an owner and operator. He acquired 6 subways in less than 5 years and has strong relationships with the brand manager’s of each of the restaurants in the portfolio. He has the leadership qualities to run successful businesses over the continents. He is still on the board of GPPL (Gujarat Poly Film Private LTD), NTPL (Narmada Thermal Power Limited), GEL (Gujarat Embroidery Limited) a premiere textile company in India. He has built 6 hotels from ground up and is also a partner with TMP Associates, a quality hotel developer & construction company. Under his leadership, his company has received many awards from Choice Hotels, Hilton Corporation and Intercontinental Hotel Group.
Sanjay PatelPresident, Lap Groups - RetailSanjay Patel is an electrical engineer who worked for Lockheed Martin as a senior Project Manager for 8 years. He left Lockheed Martin to venture into a new entrepreneurship. He started off with one convenient store in 1999, and has worked his way to owning and operating over 30 locations. This has lead him to start his own petroleum company. Sanjay has also worked his way in the Q.S.R. business, and has acquired several Taco Bell, Tropical Smoothies and Subway locations. Sanjay is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of all the restaurants, convenient stores and the petroleum business.