The H Dubai Hotel Appoints New Executive Chef
Chef Hamzeh Saffaf Mahmoud brings over 11 years of experience in UAE market.
Dubai, UAE March 2019 – The H Dubai Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of Hamzeh Saffaf Mahmoud as the new Executive Chef, looking after all operation for the hotel main kitchen.
Chef Hamzeh joins from Rotana Hotels, with over 11 years of experience in UAE market. He started his culinary journey in 2008 with Le Meridien Hotel Dubai, where he held the positon of Arabic Sous Chef. After three years, he joined Rotana Hotels as Chef de Cuisine, where he was in charge of the Oriental kitchen as well as strategic planning and execution for hotel’s catering establishments. In 2014, Hamzeh was promoted to Executive Sous Chef and Head of Banquets where his focus was more on developing the team and providing the highest service quality across the restaurants. After three years of excelling in his role, Hamzeh received his biggest promotion up to date, as he took on the position of Executive Chef for Rotana Hotels. Reporting directly to the General Manager, his main tasks were maintaining the high service quality, ensuring the smooth operation between relevant key departments and leading the employee development program.
At the beginning of 2019, Hamzeh joined The H Dubai Hotel as the Executive Chef across all hotel managed outlets and the hotel main kitchen.
Commenting on Hamzeh’s appointment, Rodriquez said “We are excited to have Chef Hamzeh joing us and leading the culinary team. His ample of experience in the market combined with his passion and drive make him a fantastic asset to the team.”
About H Dubai:
Located at Sheikh Zayed Road, The H Dubai is a gateway to the Middle East’s most dynamic city. Renowned for its eclectic and vibrant selection of dining and nightlife experiences; the award-winning Mandara Spa; world-class rooms, suites and residences, a luxury commercial business tower a diverse events centre – the H Dubai is the ultimate destination for business and leisure.
About H Hospitality Collection:
HHC is an Abu Dhabi based hospitality management platform, currently operating/asset managing five properties under the H (5 stars hotel brand), Centreville (4 stars lifestyle hotel brand) and Le Meridien brand. The company has a presence in Dubai, Seychelles, Podgorica and Rabat and a strong pipeline to develop new projects for the upcoming years. H Hospitality Collection is part of Abu Dhabi Capital Group LLC, a private institutional investment company based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.