Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights has named Vipin Khattar as the new general manager of the property.
Khattar joins Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights from his last position as general manager of Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh Resort in Egypt.
In his new role in Dubai, Khattar will oversee the strategic and financial performance of the property where he is tasked with ensuring that the basic principles of Hyatt Regency brand are in place. at every level. Khattar bring with him over 16 years of hospitality industry knowledge and experience, having joined Hyatt Hotels in October 2002 as a convention sales manager in the pre-opening team of Grand Hyatt Dubai.
He then left Grand Hyatt Dubai in November 2007 as director convention sales to become a part of the pre-opening team at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai as director of business development, where he successfully managed one of the largest conference and banqueting facilities in Dubai.
Commenting on his new appointment, Khattar said, “I am thrilled to be back in Dubai with Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. It is the newest Hyatt Regency hotel in the city and is a blend of modern design and local cultural influences. I look forward using my energy to support all colleagues in taking care of guests staying for business or leisure at this impressive property – a property that captures the essence of Dubai.”
Khattar completed his Post Graduation in Hospitality Operations at IHTTI School of Hotel Management in Switzerland and obtained a Bachelor in Hotel Management and Catering Technology degree from the University of Bangalore.