Kempinski Hotel Ajman Appoints New Director of Human Resources
Brighton Shereni has been promoted to the position of director of human resources
Ajman, 9 August 2015 – Brighton has been with Kempinski since 2010, initially starting with the company in East Africa before joining Kempinski Hotel Ajman in the capacity of training manager in 2011. A Zimbabwe national, Brighton started his career with the exclusive North Island Seychelles, subsequently joining Constance Hotels & Resorts – one of the Indian Ocean’s leading luxury brands. Prior to his recent promotion, Brighton held the position of human resources manager. In his new enlarged role, he will continue to oversee all aspects of the hotel’s human resources operations, catering for nearly 300 employees.
Working closely with the hotel manager and department heads, the main objective is to attract and retain the best available talent whilst making sure that the current people are motivated and engaged.
“As a director of human resources, the focus is on the bigger picture, ensuring that as a hotel, we attract the right people at the right time for the right position. Together with the department heads, we will ensure that all employees are given the best opportunities to realise their full potential in an excited and totally committed way. We will ensure that Kempinski Hotel Ajman remains the employer of choice in the Northern Emirates,” Shereni said.
Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now manages a portfolio of 75 five-star hotels in 31 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts and prestigious residences. Each one is imbued with the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands.