Five engineers go head-to-head in Hotelier Awards

Shortlist for the region's Hotel Engineer of the Year 2011 revealed

Sakher Al Karmi from Southern Sun Al Manzil and Qamardeen Hotels bagged the Hotel Engineering Person of the Year 2010
Sakher Al Karmi from Southern Sun Al Manzil and Qamardeen Hotels bagged the Hotel Engineering Person of the Year 2010
Hotel engineer of the year, Hotelier middle east awards 2011
Hotel engineer of the year, Hotelier middle east awards 2011
Hotel engineer of the year, Hotelier middle east awards 2011
Hotel engineer of the year, Hotelier middle east awards 2011
Hotel engineer of the year, Hotelier middle east awards 2011

The region’s leading five hotel engineers have been selected to compete in the Hotelier Middle East Awards 2011.

The Hotel Engineer of the Year award is one of the most hotly contested this year, with 39 nominations painstakingly whittled down to five, meaning that the candidates listed below really are at the top of their game.

Technical achievements aside, these senior engineers are available 24/7, focused not only on constantly improving the efficiency of their buildings, but on developing the skills of their team members and creating excellent working environments.

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Ala'a Madanat, assistant chief engineer, Mövenpick Resort & Residences Aqaba

Austin Vaz, engineering manager, Grand Hyatt Dubai

Sasidharan Gopalan, director of engineering, Doha Marriott Hotel

Susantha Jayawardene, chief engineer, Crowne Plaza Bahrain

Wael Farouk, director of engineering, Courtyard By Marriott & Marriott Executive Apartments Dubai Green Community
 

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