Dubai, August 2013: In accordance with Kempinski’s area sales strategy, the group has appointed Nasser Fawzi as the Area Director of Sales for the Arabian Gulf (UAE, Qatar and Bahrain). Nasser will be based at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates.
Nasser has been with Kempinski since 2001 and worked in senior sales and marketing roles in the UAE, Turkey and Egypt. He most recently held the position of Director of Sales and Marketing at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, where he helped position the property as one of the Middle East’s most iconic hotels. In his new, extended role, Nasser will continue to be responsible for sales and marketing at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates and he will also coordinate and support the sales activities of all other Kempinski hotels in the region while working closely with the regional Director of Sales and the appointed GSOs.
Having worked in the hospitality industry for more than twenty years – twelve years of which he has spent with Kempinski – Nasser brings a wealth of knowledge and regional expertise to the group. A Syrian national, Nasser speaks fluent English and advanced German in addition to his mother tongue.
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About Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates:
Priding itself on offering guests innovative experiences, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates has some of the most unique and stylish room products in the region. Fifteen stunning Ski Chalets marry sand and snow, offering views of the Arabian Gulf on one side and ski slopes on the other. The über-sleek Executive Tower Suites and the luxurious Presidential Suite are an exercise in modern elegance and provide an exclusive haven for discerning guests. Each of the hotel’s 393 deluxe rooms and suites is equipped with a large plasma flat-screen TV with access to 80 international satellite channels, as well as a DVD and multi-media player. In addition, all rooms have a fully furnished dining area as well as stylish and well-appointed marble bathrooms.
Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now manages a portfolio of 73 five-star hotels in 30 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts, and prestigious residences. Each one is imbued with the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands, which is celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2014.
To book or for further information visit:
Elodie Patel • Marketing Communications Manager • Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates • Sheikh Zayed Road • 120679 Dubai • United Arab Emirates
Tel +971 4 341 00 00 • Fax +971 341 45 00 • Mobile +971 50 3575102