Experienced hotelier; Arcan Bayraktaroglu has been appointed to the Divan Group’s flagship property of Divan Istanbul Hotel.

Arcan Bayraktaroglu is a pure hotelier who started in the hotel industry in the early stages of his career and grown with extensive international Hotel Management experience, with Sales & Marketing and Operations background. 

Arcan, studied Hotel Management in Montreux-Switzerland and worked in several Hotels and Restaurants.

He started his career at Conrad Istanbul in the Purchasing Department, moved to Divan Istanbul in 1998 for 2 years and this followed by several hotel experiences by taking various responsibilities with Senior Executive Leadership level positions at Crowne Plaza & Holiday Inn Istanbul, Swissotel, Kempinski, The Marmara and Marriott International.

Recently, Arcan was working for Marriott International‘s managed hotels; Istanbul Marriott Hotel Sisli and Courtyard Marriott Istanbul as Assistant GM and General Manager for over 6.5 years. During this period; he received several awards due to his leadership performance such as “President’s Awards” for Excellence in 2012 and Marriott International “Global Leader” Award of the year 2010.

Arcan, is now back to Divan Group family after almost 18 years as the new Hotel Manager of the flagship property Divan Istanbul. 

Arcan is a member of SKAL Istanbul and General Assembly Member of Fenerbahçe Spor Club.