Raymond Aquino appointed as New IT Manager
Raymond Aquino gained a well-deserved promotion during his long-tenure career at the Kempinski property in Ajman.
The Filipino national Aquino graduated with a Bachelor of Science in computer engineering from Don Bosco Technical College in the Philippines in 2001. Starting his career in the banking industry in 2001 as the computer operator in the data centre operations unit, optimising the performance of all environmental equipment, important to the operation of the bank’s computer system, Raymond continued his career as a computer consultant until 2006.
Joining Kempinski Hotel Ajman in 2006 as an IT assistant, Aquino reported directly to the Regional IT Director of Middle East and Africa and assisted him with the day-to-day operations of the hotel, before being promoted to Assistant IT Manager in 2011 and obtaining an IT manager position in January 2017.
Aquino said: “I have grown and gained a lot of knowledge throughout the years with Kempinski and developed my technical skills at this property. Now that I have been appointed as the new IT manager, I feel grateful for the given opportunity and excited at the same time. There will always be more learning curves, especially with the new responsibilities, hence I will remain confident that I will be able to deliver excellent results and successfully fulfil the expectations.”
Commenting on the recent appointment, General Manager Christian Ruge said: “We are very happy to promote another Kempinski talent from within our team, who has already proven his expertise in the last ten years and who is doing a fantastic job. We are pleased to offer him the well-deserved position and I wish him great, continuous success.”