Emaar Hospitality Group has appointed Riad Abi Haidar as general manager of Address Dubai Marina.
Joining from Manzil Downtown, another hotel under Emaar Hospitality Group’s Vida Hotels and Resorts, where he was general manager, he has a proven track record in delivering industry-leading innovation and setting benchmarks in hotel performance, according to a spokesperson.
He has extensive experience across the industry, having worked in several senior managerial positions at international hotel chains in various global markets, added the spokesperson.
Olivier Harnisch, chief executive officer of Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “Address Dubai Marina, one of the landmark hotels under Address Hotels + Resorts, has established its credentials as a modern business and leisure destination.
“Riad Abi Haidar brings extensive industry experience, and strong domain knowledge of Dubai’s hospitality sector, which will prove invaluable in driving the hotel’s growth and delivering exceptional customer service standards.”
Riad Abi Haidar said: “As a property that exemplifies the brand values of Address Hotels + Resorts, Address Dubai Marina stands out for its sophisticated architecture and design, elegant interiors, outstanding restaurant concepts, and a wide range of amenities that appeal to both business and leisure travellers. Our focus is to ensure that Address Dubai Marina continues to offer superior guest experiences for our customers underlining its premium position, and create long-term value.”