Bin Majid Hotels announces new appointments
Both will play an instrumental role in helping the properties achieve the business targets
Dubai, UAE (January 21, 2013) – Bin Majid Hotels, UAE’s leading hotel operator and market leader, is pleased to announce the appointment of Juan Carlos Gonzalez Aguado as the new Director of Operations for Mangrove Hotel and Berk Ozkeresteci as the new Director of Food and Beverage for Bin Majid Hotels.
Mr. Carlos, a Spanish national has over 15 years of experience in operations and commercial asset management and hotel consultancy. A graduate of Master in Business Administration, he held several leading positions such as Head of Hotels in Port Aventura, Spain, Operations Development Manager in Ibersol, Spain and also served as general manager of luxury hotels and resorts in Tunis and Dominican Republic within the prestigious and worldwide RIU Group.
As the new director of operations, Carlos will focus in creating the best luxurious experience for the guests of Mangrove Hotel. His role is to oversee the operations of all departments in the hotel to ensure all members of the team are dedicated and committed to their roles to provide the highest level of service and guest satisfaction. Carlos speaks English, French, German, Italian and Spanish, most of the languages spoken by majority of the hotel guests.
Mr. Berk, the new group director of food and beverage for Bin Majid Hotels previously held various F&B management positions in USA, Istanbul Antalya, Abu Dhabi and Fujairah. He has 13 years experience in the hospitality industry and worked in well-known global hotel brands such as Sheraton, Hyatt, Rotana, Kempinski and Rixos.
His role is to insure that every guest has an exceptional experience whether it is in the restaurant, lobby lounge, coffee shop, in-room dining, banquets or at the pool bar. He will also focus on the engagement of all associates in the hotel and will make sure that the hotel provides the highest quality food and beverage at Bin Majid Hotels while increasing revenue.
Dr. Ali Kasapbashi, Group General Manager, Bin Majid Hotels, said: “We would like to welcome Mr. Carlos and Mr. Berk to our team. Both will definitely be an asset to the whole operations of the group with their experience and expertise in ensuring the highest guest satisfaction. We are confident that both will play an instrumental role in helping us achieve our business targets.”
About Bin Majid Hotels
The Bin Majid Hotels have four (4) hotels in Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. Spanning the length and breadth of the city, gracing important beaches, city and industrial areas each Bin Majid Beach Hotels offers the luxury of service, the peak of Arabic hospitality, superb locations, modern amenities and business facilities.
The Bin Majid Hotels commitment to excellence, attention to detail and personalized service has ensured a loyal list of guests and accolades in the region’s hospitality industry.