Nupen Patel


Nupen Patel is the founder and CEO of K&K Hotel Group, with over fourteen years of hospitality management and development experience.


From his first turnaround project – the Anasazi Inn, NM in 1999 – to reopening the Savoy in downtown Houston in 2014, Nupen has demonstrated the ability to conceive and build businesses from the ground up.


K&K, under Nupen’s leadership, has built, operated and renovated Marriott, IHG, Choice and Wyndham branded hotels in Houston, Louisiana and New Mexico.


Nupen has high expectations of himself and his team and believes each project he undertakes requires precise planning and execution to maximize success. Following this approach, K&K properties have typically experienced an average revenue increase of 15% within the first year of operation, fueling the rapid growth of the company.