JA Resorts & Resorts has appointed hospitality veteran and skilled business chief Robert El Khoury to the place of vice chairman of gross sales and advertising and marketing.
He can be accountable for overseeing the business operate of JA Resorts & Resorts ten-property portfolio throughout the UAE, Seychelles and Maldives.
Echoing the values and motivation of JA Resorts & Resorts, who rejoice their fortieth yr in operation this yr, El Khoury brings 21 years of MENA expertise to the group from a number of hospitality names.
A Lebanese nationwide, he started his profession with Dusit Thani in 2000, earlier than spending 9 years with IHG Resorts & Resorts in quite a lot of gross sales and advertising and marketing management roles within the UAE, Egypt and Thailand.
He then spent six years with Jumeirah as a director of gross sales and advertising and marketing in Dubai, earlier than being headhunted by Marriott Worldwide to roles in Ritz Carlton, Westin, Le Meridien cluster and W The Palm Dubai.
El Khoury additionally accomplished an MBA in Hospitality Administration from the Emirates Academy in 2014.
“I’m excited to tackle this new problem with JA Resorts & Resorts, bringing their excellent merchandise to the fore globally and within the native market.
“Every of the JA properties is totally particular person and offers distinctive experiences and unforgettable reminiscences for all generations, which is an attractive proposition for our journey companions and future company,” stated El Khoury.
JA Resorts & Resorts is a legacy UAE model, born in 1981 and holding a longstanding fame for excellence within the administration and operation of award-winning resorts and resorts.