Dynamic business professional whose drive, passion and analytic mind has successfully carried multiple companies through rapid and continuous growth. Multi-skills and competencies earned during a cosmic professional experience are translated into sustainable and tangible results in this ever growing and stimulating industry.
Key competencies subsist within the "functional" and "non-functional" management. The former being the corporate attributes related to business realization and profit; and the latter highlights on elusive yet crucial areas of management.
The career trip encompasses various errands starting as a management trainee to Director of Sales and Marketing at Le Meridien Hotels (Dubai-UAE), IHG (Crowne Plaza Dubai- UAE) and hence into Operations before becoming the General Manager of five stars Hotels (Rotana Hotels, Coral Hotels ‘HMH”, Golden Tulip Hotels), as well as working in a Destination Management company ‘ALPHA TOURS”
My challenging character brought me to be the Founder of MENA Hotels & Resorts with the leading Hotels developers in KSA “Al Hokair Group” whereby I took the leadership role on behalf of one of the prominent investment groups in the formation of a hotel management company and setting up a centralized operation of several hotels, from pre-opening to re-branding and successful operations with the best GOP within the hotels owned by the group.
Now looking for a new and challenging managerial position, one, which will make best use of my existing skills and experience and also enhance further my personal and professional development.
March 2008 - June 2019 (11 Years)
MENA Hotels, United Arab Emirates UAEDuties:
January 2003 - January 2008 (5 Years)
HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT HOLDINGS- CORAL INTERNATIONAL HOTELS, United Arab Emirates UAEManaging the 5 star Coral Hotel in Deira - Dubai, United Arab Emirates besides the brand development within the EMEA. Obtained many recognition and achievement certificates on budget/ GOP level, performance, guest and associates satisfaction, hygiene/security and market positioning.
August 1999 - July 2001 (2 Years)
AL BUSTAN ROTANA HOTEL, United Arab Emirates UAEJoined Al Bustan Rotana Hotel as Assistant General Manager and in charge of Sales & Marketing when we took the hotel from success to another by raising the revenues by 15% and GOP 3%.
September 2001 - September 2001 (0Months)
ALFA TOURS, United Arab Emirates UAEContracted for this Destination Management Company to head the development as a hotelier expert in order to open new markets and contract with hotels to accommodate individuals and group tourists.
January 1993 - July 1999 (6 Years)
CROWNE PLAZA HOETL DUBAI, United Arab Emirates UAEJoined during Pre-Opening preparation team.