Industry Update
Appointment 9 March 2018

Alexander Schneider

Appointed Vice President
At Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts EMEA in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Alexander SchneiderAlexander Schneider will serve as Vice President of Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts in Europe and the Middle East. Alexander Schneider has been working with the brand since April 2016, leading the opening of Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai, a project that broke the mold of existing resort concepts in the Middle East. Within six months of opening, this resort ranked in the top 10 of all luxury resorts in Dubai. Proof of the strength of the Nikki Beach brand worldwide, the location's restaurant and beach club revenues equal room revenues, which is remarkable in the market.

Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts

In 1998, entrepreneur Jack Penrod introduced the world to Nikki Beach, the first and original luxury beach club concept that combines the elements of music, dining, entertainment, fashion, film and art into one.
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Recent Appointments at Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts

Vinicio Alberelli - Head of Global Operations

9 May 2019 — In his new position, Alberelli will lead the division's plans for the upcoming years of business. Alberelli, an Italian national, has been working with Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts since the start of 2019, establishing clear operational standards for the existing resorts, as well as for the new, upcoming hotel locations.
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Kevin Wallace - President

9 March 2018 — Newly hired President of Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts Asia Kevin Wallace will lead the division's plans for expansion throughout China, India, Australia and Southeast Asia. As a seasoned international hospitality executive, Kevin Wallace has held many senior positions within the hotel industry as a CEO, CFO and COO in top Asian markets.
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Hanna Azzi - General Manager

5 March 2018 — Global luxury lifestyle and hospitality brand announces the appointment of Hanna Azzi as General Manager of Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai, ahead of the property's two year anniversary coming up this March.
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