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Rattan Chadha

citizenM Company

Voorschoten, NL

Founder and CEO

citizenM Company

Rattan Chadha
Rattan Chadha is the founder and CEO of citizenM, a transformational hotel concept. Based in Holland coming from India in the early 70’s, an entrepreneur with a Business Management Degree, he founded fashion company Mexx. In 2000, Rattan was knighted by the Queen of the Netherlands as a Ridder for his entrepreneurial success. In 2004 he won the Grand Seigneur Award of the Netherlands, the highest award for excellence in branding and lifestyle marketing and in 2008 awarded the China Trader Award for his lifetime achievements developing trade relations between China and the Netherlands.

Rattan Chadha’s Newsfeed

12 Apr 2016
Social discovery platform Living Local raises $200K in seed funding

Living Local has raised $200,000 in seed funding from Rattan Chadha, former CEO of Mexx Europe Holding. Indian-born Dutch businessman Chadha, whose full name is Kul Rattan Chadha, also runs Amex Investment Ltd.

20 May 2015
Revolutionary Dutch Hotel citizenM Opens in New York

Dutch hotel citizenM has opened its first property in the US, adding to its six extremely well received modern hotels in the Netherlands, the UK and Paris... citizenM was established by Rattan Chadha, formerly of the Mexx International fashion company...

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Rattan Chadha’s Background

Founder and CEO
Jan 2007 - Present
A transformational hotel concept that provides luxury at affordable prices with hotels in Amsterdam, London, Glasgow, New York, Paris and Rotterdam.
Founder and President
Jan 2007 - Present
Rattan started his own private equity company KRC Capital B.V. to invest in fashion, hotels, real estate and leisure. Currently, he has various controlling investments in fashion, real estate developments in India and America.
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Other Business Interests

President and Owner
Jan 2003 - Present
Mougins, FR
A championship 18 holes golf course with a hotel and spa in Mougins, France.

Rattan Chadha’s Education

Bachelor of Business Studies
1966 - 1969
1962 - 1965