JA Resorts & Hotels appoints Thomas Grundner as group DOSM

Grundner previously served as vice president sales and marketing of Millennium Hotels and Resorts

Hilton hires VP operations for Egypt and North Africa

Hilton hires VP operations for Egypt and North Africa

Mohab Ghali will be responsible for regional strategy development and well as overseeing operations for 19 hotels and 14 pipeline hotels in Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria

Dubai's Sofitel The Palm appoints new director of operations

Dubai's Sofitel The Palm appoints new director of operations

British National El Saarany was previously the director of rooms at Sofitel Dubai Downtown

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray welcomes director of marketing communications

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray welcomes director of marketing communications

Raziena Cajee has been working with Jumeirah Group since May 2005

Roda Al Bustan appoints Puneet Baijal as GM

Roda Al Bustan appoints Puneet Baijal as GM

Baijal has been credited with the National Award of the best emerging hotel in India

Abu Dhabi's Bab Al Qasr Hotel appoints new DOSM

Abu Dhabi's Bab Al Qasr Hotel appoints new DOSM

Tamer Refaat has joined Bab Al Qasr with more than 15 years in the hotel industry

Six Senses Zighy Bay welcomes new executive sous chef

Six Senses Zighy Bay welcomes new executive sous chef

Patricia Yeo has joined the luxury property in Oman

IHG appoints new senior director for new hotels - IMEA

IHG appoints new senior director for new hotels - IMEA

Todd will streamline and accelerate IHG's new hotel opening process acting as a centre of excellence for the IMEA region

Rezidor appoints Chema Basterrechea as EVP and COO

Rezidor appoints Chema Basterrechea as EVP and COO

Rezidor's five senior area VPs across Europe, the Middle East and Africa; leaders of franchise services, safety & security and food & drink will report to him

Four Seasons Sharm El Sheikh promotes Waleed Sobhy to resort manager

Four Seasons Sharm El Sheikh promotes Waleed Sobhy to resort manager

Sobhy was formerly director of food & beverage at the resort and had the same position at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence

Kerzner's Mazagan resort welcomes new MD

Kerzner's Mazagan resort welcomes new MD

Zanardi was previously pre-opening general manager for One&Only Portonovi, Montenegro

Ammar Hilal moves to Fairmont Dubai as GM

Ammar Hilal moves to Fairmont Dubai as GM

Hilal joins Fairmont Dubai from his most recent role as general manager at Sofitel Dubai Downtown, a sister property

Sofitel Dubai Downtown appoints Fabrice Ducry as GM

Sofitel Dubai Downtown appoints Fabrice Ducry as GM

With more than 20 years of hospitality experience, Fabrice Ducry moves to the AccorHotels' property from The Palace Downtown

Centro Barsha by Rotana, Dubai, welcomes executive chef

Centro Barsha by Rotana, Dubai, welcomes executive chef

Hamzeh Saffaf joins the team at Centro Barsha by Rotana, Dubai

Egypt's Baron Palace Resort Sahl Hasheesh welcomes new GM

Egypt's Baron Palace Resort Sahl Hasheesh welcomes new GM

Tamer Khedr joins the property located in Sahl Hasheesh Bay by the Red Sea, with more than 20 years of hospitality experience

Steffen Opitz joins Kempinski Hotel MOE Dubai as hotel manager

Steffen Opitz joins Kempinski Hotel MOE Dubai as hotel manager

Opitz joined Kempinski Hotels 20 years ago and has since worked with the luxury brand in hotels across the world, including Europe, Asia and the Middle East


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Viceroy and Five Holdings continue legal tussle
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In a fresh update since yesterday's statement by Five Holdings, both owner and Viceroy Hotel Group trade legal words over Palm Jumeirah property

Stefan Leser has left Dubai's Jumeirah Group
People Stefan Leser has left Dubai's Jumeirah Group

In February 2016, Stefan Leser joined Jumeirah Group as its CEO; the operator's interim CEO is now Marc Dardenne

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