Director of Operations for Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach
Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, Dubai is delighted to announce the appointment of Sami Aawar as Director of Operations.
Dubai (United Arab Emirates), 19th November 2014. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, Dubai welcomes Sami Aawar as Director of Operations.
The Lebanese national brings with him 17 years of experience in hospitality industry. Aawar has started his career in the F&B department at Al Bustan Hotel, Lebanon and then he has joined the Front Office department in 1998 and worked in some individual hotels mainly Royal Park, Beirut for 4 years.
His employment with Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts commenced in 2002, when Aawar seized the opportunity to join Mövenpick Hotel Beirut as a Front Office Duty Manager and was then swiftly promoted as an Assistant Front Office Manager in 2006.
Aawar was transferred to Mövenpick Hotel & Resort Al Bida’a Kuwait as a Front Office Manager where he has also gained a lot of experience in the housekeeping department. In 2011, he relocated to Mövenpick Tower & Suites Doha as Room Division Manager and by the end of 2013 he was in charge of the hotel operations for this property.
In his new role as a Director of Operations at Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, Aawar aims to maintain an outstanding guest satisfaction and build perfect relationships among the team members while keeping up with the management and owner’s expectations.
“I believe in being always positive and offering smart alternatives instead of saying no.” says Aawar.
About Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts:
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, an international upscale hotel management company with over 16’000 staff members, is represented in 25 countries with 81 hotels, resorts and Nile cruisers currently in operation. Around 30 properties are planned or under construction, including Chiang Mai and Koh Samui (Thailand), Istanbul Golden Horn (Turkey) and Kochi (India).
Focusing on expansion in its core markets of Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts specialises in business and conference hotels, as well as holiday resorts, all reflecting a sense of place and respect for their local communities. Of Swiss heritage and headquartered in Zurich, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is passionate about delivering premium service and culinary enjoyment – all with a personal touch. Committed to sustainable environments, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has become the most Green Globe certified hotel company in the world.
The hotel company is owned by the Mövenpick Holding (66.7%) and the Kingdom Group (33.3%). For more information please visit www.moevenpick-hotels.com/en/.