Man Hutchinson has taken over because the everlasting president and chief govt Rotana Motels & Resorts.
He has held the place in an performing capability because the departure of Omer Kaddouri from the corporate in 2018.
With 30 years of expertise working within the hospitality business, the seasoned govt joined Rotana as chief working officer in early 2014.
Beforehand, he served varied roles with Hilton Worldwide in markets as numerous as Japan, Australia, China, India and the UAE.
Beneath the management of Hutchinson, Rotana has reached new milestones that bolstered its preeminent place within the business.
The corporate sustained income progress, deepened its presence within the area and globally, enhanced product providing and strengthened industrial efforts and partnerships throughout final 12 months.
Commenting on this improvement, Nasser Al Nowais, chairman of Rotana, stated: “Leveraging his in depth business expertise, in addition to his progressive and dynamic management abilities, he led the group at Rotana to ship a exceptional 12 months in 2019 regardless of difficult market circumstances.
“I’m assured that Rotana will proceed to go from power to power beneath his tenure, as we proceed to push forward with our imaginative and prescient to be one of many main hospitality administration corporations globally.”
Throughout 2019, Rotana additional developed its world footprint by bringing the corporate’s signature hospitality to new markets.
In February, the lodge operator took over administration of Baghdad’s famed Babylon Lodge, now named the Babylon Rotana Baghdad, and in August an settlement was signed to function the long-lasting Palmeraie Resorts in Morocco’s main financial centre Marrakech, with rebranding full in quarter one in all 2020.
On affirmation of the brand new position, Hutchinson stated: “I really feel honoured to have been given this chance.
“It’s actually thrilling to work alongside such a gifted and devoted group, and collectively we look ahead to main Rotana’s subsequent part of progress.
“Actually, exploring new avenues to ship added worth to our visitors, companions and stakeholders will stay our prime precedence, and we are going to try to understand the corporate’s bold targets whereas persevering with to uphold the values and excessive requirements for which Rotana is so well-known.”