The CEO will step down to ‘pursue new interests.’ Olivier Harnisch, the CEO of Emaar Hospitality Group will be stepping down from his role. The timeline of his departure is still unknown. Harnisch has been with the company for over two years and Chris Newman, COO, Emaar Hospitality Group, will now look after business operations.
Omer Kaddouri will continue to steer the management company until the end of 2018, ensuring a smooth and seamless transition to new leadership. Rotana, the regional hotel management company has announced that its current President and CEO, Omer Kaddouri, will be stepping down from the role at the end of 2018. Omer Kaddouri assumed the
Mark Willis to oversee a portfolio of 400 hotels in operation and pipeline and to drive continued growth and performance AccorHotels has announced the appointment of Mark Willis as the chief executive officer, AccorHotels Middle East and Africa. Based in Dubai, Willis will be responsible for overseeing a combined network of close to 400 hotels
The online travel agency Musafir.com has appointed Rajesh Pareek as its new group CEO. Pareek has moved on from his role at Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), where he was chief financial officer from January 2011 to December 2016. He spearheaded a number of high profile projects during his time at DIFC, not least the