Grand Millennium Al Wahda, Abu Dhabi has named Clive Smith as its new General Manager.
Tasked with enforcing the property’s business vision, Smith brings with him over 20 year’s of experience. In his new tole he will oversee all aspects of the property in accordance with company mission statement. His role will include maximisation of financial performance, cultivation of guest experience and development of the hotel team.
Smith joins Grand Millennium Al Wahda from ABSHERON Hotel Group in Baku, Azerbaijan, where he last held the role of Multi-Unit General Manager for Boulevard Hotel Baku for more than two years. Prior to working with ABSHERON Hotel Group, he held several senior executive positions for InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) across the GCC region and the UK to name a few.
Commenting on his new appointment, Smith said: “I am very excited for my new venture at the Grand Millennium Hotel Al Wahda in Abu Dhabi. Operating a leading hotel such as this is a great honour for me to take on and I look forward to spearheading the future growth and development of the hotel. My vision is to continue to position the property as Abu Dhabi’s principal MICE, F&B and touristic destination, given its intriguing location and its proximity to many of the capital’s iconic spots.”