Appointments

ST. REGIS SAADIYAT , ABU DHABI WELCOMES NEW EAM SALES & MARKETING

by Dina Maaty | 15 May 2019

Janet Abrahams brings more than two decades of luxury hospitality expertise to the prestigious resort in her new commercial leadership role. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Janet Abrahams has been appointed as the new Executive Assistant Manager of Sales & Marketing – Spa and Recreation at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi.

JAMES THOMPSON APPOINTED AS DIRECTOR, FOOD & BEVERAGE, FAIRMONT DUBAI

by Dina Maaty | 15 May 2019

–Fairmont Dubai is pleased to announce the appointment of James Thompson as Director of Food and Beverage. James brings over 22 years of experience to this role having worked at prestigious hotels and restaurants throughout the United Kingdom and United Arab Emirates. Starting his career in independent restaurants, James has worked at various iconic restaurants

Media One appoints Christopher Lubk as new Director of Food & Beverage

by Dina Maaty | 12 May 2019

Christopher Lubk has joined the Media One family as the Director of Food & Beverage. A resident of Dubai for the past 13 years, Christopher moved to the city immediately after completing his Bachelors in Hotel Management from SRH Hotel Akademie in Dresden, Germany. Starting out with Jumeirah back in 2006, Christopher went onto work

TAUFIK GHAFOUR AS THE NEW DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING AT NOVOTEL & ADAGIO ABU DHABI AL BUSTAN

by Dina Maaty | 08 May 2019

A Palestinian-Lebanese national, Taufik has over 13 years of experience in hospitality. He started his career in 2006, at the Four Seasons Hotel Limassol Cyprus as a Wedding Planner. Seasoned hospitality professional, Taufik has successfully developed his career with his experience in Food & Beverage, Corporate, MICE & Leisure Sales. Prior to his appointment, he

Emirates Group appoints Hana Al Awadhi as Vice President HR

by Dina Maaty | 04 May 2019

The Emirates Group has announced the appointment of Hana Al Awadhi as Vice President HR earlier this month, overseeing dnata’s HR Business partnership at dnata Airport Operations in Dubai and accross the world. Hana started her career with Emirates in 2006 as a Human Resources Specialist in HR Business Support department, supporting Emirates Airport Services.

New Cluster General Manager of Grand Millennium Dubai and Business Bay

by Dina Maaty | 18 Apr 2019

Grand Millennium Dubai and Grand Millennium Business Bay has named Mrad El Khoury as the new Cluster General Manager of the two 5-star properties in Barsha Heights and in Business Bay. El Khoury joins the hotels with a wealth of experience in the Middle East hospitality sector having previously held several positions within international and

New GM At Crowne Plaza Dubai-Deira

by Mahak Mannan | 14 Apr 2019

Crowne Plaza Dubai-Deira has announced the appointment of its new general manager, Georges El Hachem. El Hachem holds a degree in Hospitality Management and started his journey with the IHG brand when he joined Phoenicia InterContinental Beirut in April 2002 trying himself in various roles of food & beverage, housekeeping, reservations, and sales departments. El Hachem

New GM Joins Vida Downtown

by Mahak Mannan | 31 Mar 2019

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties PJSC, has appointed Nicolas Chammaa, as the general manager of Vida Downtown. Overseeing all aspects of the hotel, Chammaa will be responsible for the day-to-day operations and in driving the hotel’s strategic growth. He has almost two decades of experience in the hotel business

JA Resorts & Hotels Makes New Appointments

by Mahak Mannan | 25 Mar 2019

JA Resorts & Hotels recently announced the appointment of Australian national, Tim Quarm as cluster general manager and promotion of Emirati, Murad Ahmed to cluster executive assistant manager, Rooms. Tim Quarm will oversee the full management of both JA Oasis Beach Tower and JA Ocean View Hotel, while Murad Ahmed will oversee the Rooms division

The H Dubai Appoints New Executive Chef

by Mahak Mannan | 24 Mar 2019

The H Dubai Hotel has announced the appointment of Hamzeh Saffaf Mahmoud as the new executive chef, looking after all operations for the hotel main kitchen. Chef Mahmoud joins from Rotana Hotels, with over 11 years of experience in UAE market. He started his culinary journey in 2008 with Le Meridien Hotel Dubai, where he held









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