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Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain appoints new GM

by Patrick Ryan | 15 May 2018

Alban Dutemple has been named as the general manager of Swiss-Belhotel Seef Bahrain

Taj Dubai GM promoted to area director of UAE and Africa

by Patrick Ryan | 14 May 2018

Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) has announced the promotion of Ranjit Phillipose…

Major appointment by Crowne Plaza & Holiday Inn Kuwait Al Thuraya City

by Patrick Ryan | 13 May 2018

Crowne Plaza & Holiday Inn Kuwait Al Thuraya City has announced that Raffi Torikian has been named executive assistant manager. In addition to stepping in for the general manager in their absence, Torikian will be responsible for providing day-to- day leadership and direction through “maximising financial returns, driving people development, creating and maintaining a unique

New GM appointed by Address Dubai Marina

by Patrick Ryan | 29 Mar 2018

Riad Abi Haidar is the new general manager of Address Dubai Marina

New chef de cuisine at Sicilia Italian

by Patrick Ryan | 14 Mar 2018

The Sicilia Italian restaurant in the Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate Dubai has announced the appointment of new chef de cuisine Raffaele Andreozzi. The 43-year-old Italian national, who hails from the Genoa region of Italy, joins Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate Dubai, following a two-year assignment at the Anantara Desert Island Resort on Sir Bani Yas, in Abu Dhabi.

New revenue manager for Copthorne Hotel Dubai

by Patrick Ryan | 13 Mar 2018

Copthorne Hotel Dubai has appointed Kranthi Kumar to the position of revenue manager. In his new role, Kumar will be tasked with maximising overall revenue and identifying new business opportunities for Copthorne Hotel Dubai.

New executive housekeeper appointed by Bahi Ajman

by Patrick Ryan | 07 Mar 2018

Bahi Ajman Palace, managed by Hospitality Management Holding (HMH), has appointed Pamini Hemaprabha to the position of executive housekeeper. Hemaprabha started her career as housekeeping supervisor and butler in 2003 in India. Since then, she has paved her path towards success through several leading positions in housekeeping. She is a gold medalist graduate of BSC

Rove Hotels appoints chief happiness officer

by Patrick Ryan | 05 Mar 2018

Rove Hotels has appointed the aptly-named Happyness Chipote to the position of chief happiness officer (CHO) with the responsibility of “instilling happiness and energy within Rovesters and Rovers across all Rove Hotels with his infectious laugh and enthusiasm”. Chipote will oversee the newly established Happiness Hub which includes 12 Rove Hotels team members, known as Happy Rovesters, drawn from different department across

Moukarzel named as new GM of Al Bait Sharjah

by Patrick Ryan | 26 Feb 2018

Patrick Moukarzel has been named as the general manager of Al Bait Sharjah – the 53-key hotel scheduled to open later this year. Since his last role with General Hotel Management (GHM) as a general manager in Suzhou, Moukarzel has managed luxury hotels in Penang, Malaysia and in Maldives where he shepherded the Soneva Jani from

Shangri-La Hotels makes major appointment in Oman

by Patrick Ryan | 26 Feb 2018

Sandra Simone Leibrock has joined Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts as director of sales & marketing and will be overseeing two properties in Muscat – Shangri-La Al Husn Resort & Spa and Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa.  She will also lead the repositioning efforts of Shangri-La Al Husn Resort & Spa as a private standalone









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