Le Royal Méridien Abu Dhabi has appointed Ashraf El Siessy as the new General Manager. Originally from Egypt, El Siessy spent the last few years in the Gulf, most recently as General Manager at Sheraton Deira Hotel in Dubai.
A seasoned hospitality professional with more than 20 years in the industry, El Siessy has held increasingly senior appointments in Qatar, Egypt, United Arab Emirates and the United States of America. Prior to relocating to the United Arab Emirates, El Siessy was Hotel Manager at Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel.
“I’m ecstatic about joining Le Royal Méridien Abu Dhabi team. I have been watching the progress of this hotel, especially after its comprehensive renovation project which features brand new rooms, public areas and variety dining destinations. I’m looking forward to an exciting time working with the team here by continuing the business progress through innovation and team work,” he said.