Four-star luxury hotel Novotel Dubai Al Barsha has confirmed the appointment of a new Hotel Director, Souffian Zaeraoui.
Bringing with him a vast experience in hospitality, the hotel is excited about this new addition to the team. Souffian Zaeraoui’s association with the Accor group started in 2007 when he joined the Novotel Cardiff Centre as Food and Beverages services Manager. In 2009, he joined the Pullman Paris Tour Eiffel rooms department and also the integrated IMHI program, which is a two-year MBA in Hospitality Management from ESSEC Business School in Paris.
Prior to joining Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, Souffian was Operations Manager at the Pullman Gurgaon Central Park in India. In this role, he was responsible for managing all aspects of operations across the entire property with focus on increasing revenues, optimizing profits, developing the teams, enhancing brand standards, and exceeding guest expectations.
Discussing his new position, Souffian Zaeroui commented, “I am excited and looking forward to working with Accor group in the Middle East, it is great to have the opportunity to bring my experience, enthusiasm and new ideas to a brand new role. I can’t wait to execute my ideas and deliver positive results”.
Philippe Montaubin, Cluster General Manager of Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, added “Souffian brings with him many years of hospitality, food and beverages experience, and we welcome him with open arms. I am looking forward to seeing him flourish in his new role”