Rob Polacek

Rob Polacek

Chief Creative Officer & Partner, Puccini Group

Rob Polacek leads the design studio at full-service, multidisciplinary hospitality firm Puccini Group as Chief Creative Officer and Partner. He has helped the globally renowned firm create countless sophisticated, chef-tailored, noteworthy restaurants around the world over the past 15 years. A prior Boutique 18 honouree, his leadership of the design studio and his involvement from a conceptual perspective across the concepts, marketing & branding and operations studios have ensured the success of hospitality spaces across the globe for clients such as Four Seasons, Jumeirah, Fairmont, St. Regis and Ritz-Carlton. A sought-after thought leader, he is frequently invited to speak at major forums and is regularly published in industry media.