Gyula Harangi Appointed as Executive Chef for Movenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai
Gyula Harangi Appointed as Executive Chef for Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 April 2016 –Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai is happy to announce the appointment of Chef Gyula Harangi as its new executive chef. Born in Hungary, Gyula has always been passionate towards food, ever since he was little. In September 1990, he decided to take his passion to another level when he introduced his talent to the hospitality industry. Throughout his career journey, Gyula relocated and gained over 25 years of industry experience in Budapest, Lisbon, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates.
Prior to joining Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai, Gyula has worked in Mövenpick Hotel Kuwait & Mövenpick Hotel Deira, as well as in several hotel groups, such as Hilton, Kempinski and Corinthia as executive chef.
In his new role for the five-star Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai, Gyula will be responsible over all the kitchen operations of Fountain (all-day dining restaurant), Chutney’s (Indian restaurant and winner of three black hats for five consecutive years), Somerset’s Bar (a British sports hub) and the lobby café, as well as room service, catering and special events.
About Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts:
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, an international upscale hotel management company with over 16,000 staff members, is represented in 24 countries with 83 hotels, resorts and Nile cruisers currently in operation. Around 20 properties are planned or under construction, including those in Chiang Mai (Thailand), Bali (Indonesia) and Marrakech (Morocco).
Focusing on expanding within 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 with headquarters in central Switzerland (Baar), Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is passionate about delivering premium service and culinary enjoyment – all with a personal touch. Committed to supporting sustainable environments, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has become the most Green Globe-certified hotel company in the world.
The hotel company is owned by Mövenpick Holding (66.7%) and the Kingdom Group (33.3%). For more information, please visit www.movenpick.com