Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza has welcomed Dimitrios Zarikos as the new regional vice president and general manager.
Zarikos has opened seven hotels across his 27-year hospitality career including properties in the US, Egypt, France and Canada.
A Four Seasons veteran, Zarikos has been based in Toronto, Canada, for the last nine years, first running the older property and then opening its brand new flagship, Four Seasons Hotel Toronto.
This is his second assignment in Cairo after opening the company’s first hotel in the GCC and Middle East, the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence.
As a regional vice president, Zarikos will also be in charge of the company’s other properties in Cairo First Residence, Alexandria at San Stefano, Sharm el Sheikh and Baku, Azerbaijan, along with projects that are currently under development in the Eastern Mediterranean region.
He earned his Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from Rhodes School of Hotel Administration in Greece, and his Masters in Professional Studies from a joint programme between Cornell University and ESSEC Business School in Paris (IMHI). He is fluent in English, French and Greek.