New F&B Manager Appointed at Fairmont Dubai
Amr Kelany as F&B Manager
Amr Kelany appointed as Food and Beverage Manager, Fairmont Dubai
Fairmont Dubai announces the appointment of Amr Kelany as Food and Beverage Manager. Kelany joins Fairmont Dubai from his most recent role as Assistant Director of Food and Beverage at Sofitel Dubai Downtown, our sister property.
At the Sofitel Dubai Downtown he was overseeing the daily food and beverage operations and leading a team of 225 colleagues.
In his new role, Kelany will leverage his culinary experience in providing new concepts and initiatives to the food and beverage offerings at the company’s flagship hotel located in the heart of Dubai, featuring 13 dining and entertainment venues.
Commenting on the appointment, Fairmont Dubai general manager Ammar Hilal said: “I am confident that Amr’s extensive experience in food and beverage operations will ensure that we continue to be the preferred dining destination in the city. His keen eye for detail and exemplary execution of the guests’ culinary journey is a valuable addition to our team.”
Kelany brings a wealth of over 20 years of global experience within luxury hotel brands’ food and beverage leadership positions across the United Kingdom, Egypt, Turkey, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the UAE.
Amr holds a Degree in Hotel Administration from the Helwan University in Cairo, Egypt.
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