Published on : Monday, November 6, 2017
Jorge Giannattasio, chief operating officer of sbe said that they were happy to have Axel in their exceptional team. Axel’s competence in the luxury lifestyle industry will help cement Mondrian Doha as a go-to destination.
sbe so far was able to put its stamp on the Middle East by being a growing powerhouse in the field of lifestyle hospitality.
Gasser has an expertise in the field of hospitality space was previously with Starwood & Resorts. He was a complex general manager at Westin Snowmass Resorts in Colorado, USA. Before that, he was the managing director of Mayfair Hotel & Spa in Miami for four years and had also worked as area general manager of Jordache Hotels.
Gasser was delighted to join lead the opening team of this iconic property. He said that Mondrian Doha is not a hotel but a destination in itself, a unique oasis of dreams meshed with the Qatari culture in its fabric.
In the new role he aims to establish a level of service that will surpass every guest’s expectation.
Mondrian Doha is designed in collaboration with world-renowned Dutch designer Marcel Wanders, and Southwest Architecture.The hotel subsumes customised Marcel Wanders design elements with influences from local patterns, baroque Arabic writing and historic souks.
Mondrian Doha is built in the heart of the West Bay and has 270 rooms in total. It incorporates eight restaurants and bars, including CUT by Wolfgang Puck and Japanese Morimoto Doha by Masaharu.
It has a very stylish and unique, 2,000 square-meter ballroom that can hold up to 1,500 guests for meetings and special events.The hotel also possesses ESPA spa, which is the world’s largest.