Fabrice Ducry has been named as the new general manager of Sofitel Dubai Downtown.
Ducry joins Sofitel Dubai Downtown from his most recent position as general manager, The Palace Downtown.
“Joining this flagship property in such a vibrant location in Dubai is a fantastic opportunity to keep challenging myself and my team with a constant focus on quality and service delivery,” said Ducry.
“I am really enthusiastic to reinforce and captivate our essence of savoir-faire through our brand ethos of the French art de vivre and le savoir recevoir – and linking it with our local generous wholehearted welcome.”
He has spent 20 years in the hospitality industry, having held senior management roles within leading hospitality companies such as Ritz-Carlton and AccorHotels, including over seven years with the Sofitel brand in Dubai and Angkor Siem Reap, Cambodia from 2008 to 2014.
Ducry has operated in various markets and destinations such as Florida, Jamaica, Mauritius, South East Asia and Dubai.