John Riad. John Riad.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Ras Al Khaimah, has appointed John Riad as hotel manager.

Riad, who has worked for Hilton for more than 15 years, began his career with Hilton in 2002 at the Hilton Pyramids Golf Resort in Egypt, leaving as a revenue manager to join Hilton Dahab, Nuweiba and Taba as cluster revenue manager.

He continued to grow within the group and in 2013 he joined Hilton Kuwait Resort as director of business development.

Riad is moving to the Ras Al Khaimah property from his most recent position as director of business development at Conrad Dubai.

Story continues below