The property has appointed Imad Akil as its new general manager, leading a team of over 100 individuals at the hotel. Having begun his hospitality career in the front office at Jeddah Hilton and Qasr Al Sharq Waldorf Astoria in Saudi Arabia, Akil joined Rotana Hotels in 2008 for the pre-opening of Amwaj Rotana Jumeirah
In his new role, Ibrahim Addam will oversee the provision of first-class hospitality at Rotana’s most recent luxury property in Al Ain. Managing the day-to-day running of Hili Rayhaan by Rotana, Ibrahim’s extensive scope of responsibilities cover all aspects of the hotel’s general operations, including recruitment, procurement, strategy and owner relationship for the 254-room property.
Strengthening its global presence, Rotana announced the signing of a new management agreement in Cairo at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2018. The agreement for a new 200-room five-star property will bring the company’s total inventory in the country to 726 keys. The company currently operates 16,161 keys across its 60 hotels in 23 cities and
Pearl Rotana has opened in Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
The five start resort has announced the appointment of Tarek Mouriess as their new executive chef. The Egyptian Chef brings more than 25 years of culinary experience to his new role, which involves working under several hospitality brands like Hilton and Rotana. Mouriess is now responsible for leading the kitchen teams across all Danat Al
Rotana has officially opened the Al Bandar Rotana and Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana located on the north shore of Dubai Creek. Making a significant addition to Rotana’s inventory in Dubai, the two new properties have added 280 keys to 3142-strong operational rooms across nine hotels in the city.
Dubai property Towers Rotana has made two new appointments with Cihan Kucukcavdar joining as the new executive chef. Previously at Hilton Hotel & Resorts, Chef Cihan has been part of the industry for 12 years with his experience spanning across Turkey and Europe. In his new role, Chef Cihan is set to bring in
Craig Bruce has been named as cluster general manager for Hala Arjaan by Rotana alongside his current profile as general manager at Yas Island Rotana and Centro Yas Island. Craig joined Rotana Hotels in September 2016, prior to which he held positions in the UAE, Bostwana, UK and South Africa. “In his new role, Craig
Iv Behri has joined Centro Sharjah by Rotana as the new human resources manager. In his new role, Behri is responsible for the overall manning and maintaining of a fully functional department that provides the hotel employees with efficient and timely services and developing HR strategies. “I am delighted to continue my career in Rotana
Chef Marina Akhmedova has been promoted to cluster executive chef at Centro Capital Centre and Capital Centre Arjaan. She joins from The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah, where she was specialty chef. The Russian national holds a diploma in cookery from the Culinary Institute Russia and brings more than 12 years’ experience to her