Hilton Appoints New Managing Director
Alessandro Redaelli brings over 25 years of experience in hospitality industry extensive knowledge of luxury brands.
RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE – May 2019 – Hilton has announced the appointment of Alessandro Redaelli to the new position of Managing Director. In this new role, Redaelli will be oversee the management and operations for three prestigious hotels; Luxury Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Hilton Al Hamra Beach and Golf Resort and Al Hamra Residence and Village.
With over 25 years of experience working in over 9 countries including Saudi Arabia, Italy and Russia, Redaelli brings with him an in-depth and holistic understanding of the hospitality industry and extensive knowledge of luxury brands.
Redaelli began his career in 1994 with Hilton in France, after which he worked with a number world-class hospitality brands including Movenpick and InterContinental, holding senior positions as the Managing Director of Boscolo Hotels in Italy, and later as a General Manager of the Hotel de la Paix in Geneva.
Moving to Russia with Kempinski Hotels, Redaelli took on the challenge of managing Kempinski Nikolskaya whilst overseeing the successful rebrand of Kempinski Gelendzhik. Taking up his first role in the UAE, Redaelli served as Cluster General Manager of the Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah as well as the Kempinski Emerald Palace the Palm Dubai, before securing his most recent position with as Vice President Operations at Paramount Hotels & Resorts.
Now responsible for over 1200 employees across the three luxury resorts, Hilton Al Hamra Beach and Golf Resort, Al Hamra Residence and Village, and Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Alessandro Redaelli said of the announcement “It is a pleasure to be working with Hilton again as it is where my career began, with three such prestigious and acclaimed properties. I look forward to building on the already solid foundation that has already been achieved in Ras Al Khaimah.”
About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a portfolio of more than 30 iconic properties that creates a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to personal service and culinary expertise in landmark locations around the world. Unified by their inspirational environments and True Waldorf Service, Waldorf Astoria hotels deliver graceful service from the moment a guest books through checkout. Waldorf Astoria is a part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Experience Waldorf Astoria by booking at www.waldorfastoria.com or through the Hilton Honors mobile app. Learn about the brand by visiting newsroom.hilton.com/waldorfastoria, and follow Waldorf Astoria on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the 2018 world’s best workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 89 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
About Hilton Honors
Hilton Honors is the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard WiFi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. With more than 89 million members, Hilton Honors offers hundreds of ways to earn and redeem Points. Members can redeem their Points for free nights, premium merchandise, and items on Amazon Shop with Points; make charitable contributions; or gain access to unique events through Hilton Honors Experiences, such as exclusive artist connections and VIP concerts with Live Nation®, and race experiences with McLaren Racing. The program is free to join, and travelers may enroll online by visiting www.hiltonhonors.com. Connect with Hilton Honors at newsroom.hilton.com/hiltonhonors, and follow Hilton Honors on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.