Swati Patel

Swati Patel


As the Founder and President of Caiman Management, Swati Patel has a 25-year history of success in the real estate, vacation property, and hotel industry. With an innovative approach to maximizing returns on investment, Swati has been ranked among the top hotel owners/franchisees in Florida.

A frequently sought-after business and customer service advisor, Swati has been engaged by industry-leading hospitality organizations, like Hilton, to deliver key insights on how to drive profitability by delivering world-class customer service. Swati has also served as a member of the Asian American Hotel Owners of America organization for over 30 years.

With an MBA, a background in psychology and an entrepreneurial spirit, Swati leverages the intersection of human behavior and business strategy to catalyze impressive financial and operational results.

Along with her business success, Swati has delivered instrumental guidance and support for numerous philanthropic causes.

A passionate advocate for children as well as education, Swati serves on the executive committee of UNICEF’s Southeast Regional Board as well as the executive committee of Odyssey Atlanta which provides academic enrichment for Atlanta Public School children. She also serves on the alumni board for The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and the University of Florida Foundation’s Executive Committee.

Swati lives in Atlanta with her husband, Rahul, and two daughters.