Published on : Monday, August 30, 2021
Ayman Gharib has been appointed as the Managing Director of Raffles the Palm Dubai. As part of his role as the newly appointed managing director, Gharib will lead the team at Raffles the Palm Dubai in providing an exceptional experience both for Raffles’ well-travelled guests and for local residents.
He joined the Raffles team in 2009, bringing with him more than 20 years of hospitality experience and a deep understanding of the luxury hotel industry. His career with Raffles began with a management role overseeing all of the food and beverage operations at Raffles Hotel in Dubai.
In 2011, Gharib took on the role of Hotel Manager at Raffles Hotel Dubai and was subsequently named general manager in 2014. Launching in quarter four of the year, the former Kempinski Emerald Palace is palatial beach resort located on the West Crescent of the Palm Jumeirah. Raffles the Palm Dubai is designed to offer the highest levels of comfort, with the finest European and internationally-sourced furnishings and materials used throughout the property.
Speaking on his appointment Gharib said he is very excited to be a part of the new journey with Raffles within the luxury hospitality arena. He said that the service, standards and interaction of each team member with guests for a truly memorable and enjoyable experience showcases the true character of the hotel. He also mentioned that Raffles the Palm Dubai will ensure that every stay is exceptional, where everyone arrives as a guest, leaves as a valued friend and returns as family.