Published on : Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Jad Shamseddin has been appointed the new Chief Operating Officer for Middle East at Aleph Hospitality, a third-party hotel management. His move to the executive team is part of Aleph’s expansion plans across the region.
Primary duties will be to lead the implementation and management of the company’s operational strategies across its hotel portfolio. Currently, Aleph manages a range of hotels across Africa and announced plans for a Dubai opening during October last year.
Jad Shamseddin has over 20 years of international hospitality experience, with 15 in leadership roles in strategy, development, operations, business transformation, commercial, and mergers, takeovers and acquisitions in the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and Turkey.
Previously, he was managing director of the hotels division at Al Hokair Group in Saudi Arabia and regional director hotel openings for the Middle East, Africa, Turkey and Georgia at Millennium & Copthorne Middle East & Africa.