Georges Abi Aad has been named as the new resident manager of InterContinental Abu Dhabi.
Abi Aad is in charge of the commercial department and will oversee day to day operations for the award-winning hotel.
Abi Aad said: “I am delighted to join a hotel that provides exceptional services and experiences to all their guests. I look forward to working closely with my team to further promote our hospitality.”
Abi Aad will also undertake the responsibility heading the sales and marketing department as well as assisting the general manager of InterContinental Abu Dhabi with the day-to-day activities of the hotel.
Originally from Lebanon, Abi Aad brings more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Having worked at Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche from 2010-2013 as a director of sales and The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence & Spa in Bahrain from 2008-2010, Abi Aad has vast expertise in the everyday operations of hotels. Prior to joining InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, he was the general manager at Vision Hotels Management in Abu Dhabi.
“I am delighted to welcome Georges to our team at InterContinental Abu Dhabi,” said Ivor Prestwood, general manager at InterContinental Abu Dhabi.
“His vast experience within the industry, as well as the region, will further strengthen the relationship with our clients and guests.”