Rami A. Moukarzel joins Louvre Hotel Group
Hotelier leaves FRHI Hotels & Resorts to head up development and acquisitions of Louvre
Rami A Moukarzel has joined Louvre Hotel Group to head up the company’s development and acquisitions function.
In his new role as vice president development & acquisitions Middle East & North Africa, he will support the group’s president Amine E. Moukarzel in driving growth of the company in the region.
Rami Moukarzel began his career in 2002 in the pre-opening taskforce at Movenpick Hotel Beirut, before joining Hyatt Hotels the following year in an F&B operations role.
He also held roles with Jumeirah Group and Kempinski Hotels & Resorts before joining FRHI Hotels & Resorts, where he worked for six years, progressing through the ranks to take on the position of director of development EMEA.
He joined Louvre Hotel Group from FRHI in July this year.
Moukarzel holds a Master of Science in management from a UK university, and he also has a Bachelor of Science degree in hospitality management from Emirates Academy in Dubai and Ecole Hotelier De Lausanne.
Louvre Hotel Group has a portfolio of more than 1100 hotels in 48 countries, and is an affiliate of Jin Jiang International Co. Ltd.
In 2009 the company merged with Golden Tulip Hospitality.