Paramount Hotel Dubai reveals executive board members

The Californian-style property has announced the names of its new executive board members

Executive Producers at the upcoming Paramount Hotel Dubai
Executive Producers at the upcoming Paramount Hotel Dubai

Due to open this year, The Paramount Hotel Dubai, has announced the members making its executive commitee.

Inspired by the Paramount Pictures vocabulary, hotel staff at Paramount Hotel will be called ‘Paramount Cast Members’, and the executive board members will be recognised as ‘Executive Producers’. 

Heading the release is director (general manager) Wael Soueid, who brings over 25 years of international and regional experience in luxury hotels. Soueid has more recently worked with Minor Hotel Group overseeing five properties in Abu Dhabi.

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“Paramount Hotel Dubai is an incredible opportunity to introduce an innovative and refreshing guest experience. I look forward to working with a strong creative team and I’m extremely excited to launch this exceptional property which will, without a doubt, be a unique addition to the country’s vibrant hospitality offerings,” says Soueid.

Working in tandem to introduce and lead the epicurean teams are executive culinary producer Antonello Manca, who brings over 15 years of experience and executive producer for food and beverage, Adil Elmitari

Executive producer sales, Karim Nadim Douay will create generating aspects for the hotel. Ensuring the hotel is in on the top of the Box Office chart, executive producer marketing and communications, Inna Gernega will be leading the marketing communications team. 

Executive producer revenue, Francesco Sala will be overseeing hotel revenue, financial planning and analysis. Executive producer casting and development, Virginie Plin will lead HR.

The Paramount Hotel Dubai has been developed using the creative process behind Paramount Pictures’ 105-year history, authentic Californian lifestyle and glamour of Hollywood.

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