Full Name
Gaurav Gupta
Job Title
President / Managing Partner
Company/ Property
Artifact Group Inc.
Speaker Bio
A seasoned professional in the real estate and hospitality industry, Gaurav Gupta serves as the President and CEO of Artifact Group, leading the organization with a vision for strategic growth and innovation. With an impressive career trajectory, Gupta brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the helm.

Gupta honed his skills during a significant tenure at Sunray Group, where he served as Asset Manager under the guidance of, Ray Gupta. Over a remarkable nine-year span, Gupta undertook a multitude of responsibilities, managing operations, staffing, construction, and repositioning initiatives across multiple assets.

An alumnus of the University of Toronto, Gupta holds a degree in Business Finance (BBA). His commitment to excellence is evident in the successful completion of $175 million worth of hotel acquisitions between 2019 and 2020, showcasing a strategic and forward-thinking approach to business during challenging times.

Notably, Gupta led the charge on capital expenditure and repositioning programs totaling $65 million across four hotels from 2020 to 2023. Impressively, he navigated the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring the completion of these crucial programs even in the face of unprecedented global disruptions. He is a strong believer that tough times build strong partnerships.

At the core of Gupta's leadership philosophy is the belief in building strong and dynamic teams. He has assembled an executive team of 16 talented individuals across various domains, including Operations, Construction, Accounting, Revenue Management, & Sales and Marketing.
Currently overseeing a workforce of approximately 400 individuals within the organization, Gupta remains dedicated to strategic expansion. His focus extends to growing the hotel portfolio and diversifying his holdings geographically, with a keen eye on opportunities in both Canada and the United States.
In every endeavor, Gupta continues to exemplify a commitment to excellence, innovation, and a passion for driving positive change in the dynamic world of real estate and hospitality.
Gaurav Gupta