Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort gets new GM

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara eelcomes new general manager, Axel Bethke

Axel Bethke, GM, Qasr Al Sarab.
Axel Bethke, GM, Qasr Al Sarab.

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara has appointed Axel Bethke as its new General manager. Bethke brings with him over 25 years of international hospitality experience to his new role.

The German national started his career as a chef de rang and then worked his way up the ladder, working in various food & beverage manager positions before training as a sales manager and eventually executive assistant manager at a five-star hotel in Germany. This was soon followed by his first post as a general manager. 

“This is an incredible opportunity,” said Bethke in a recent release. “I am thrilled to be working in one of the most renowned desert resorts in the world and I look forward to working with the team to enhance that reputation,” he added.

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Bethke has an Executive MBA Studies degree along with an MBA Diploma in Tourism in France. He has worked in China, Jordan, Germany, Austria and the USA.

With his new appointment at Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, he aims to implement creative and strategic plans to improve guest experiences and revenues.

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