Crowne Plaza Dubai is delighted to announce the appointment of Hitesh Mayor as Director of Sales & Marketing.
Hitesh has over 28 years' experience in hospitality, having held leadership positions with world-renowned brands in India, the UK, and the UAE. His sales career saw steady growth in the UAE market with strong performance in hotels such as the Fairmont Dubai, Raffles Dubai, Yas Viceroy, Media One, and H Dubai. His most recent assignment was as Head of Groups & Reservations at Desert Adventures, Dubai.
In his new role, Hitesh will be responsible for developing the sales strategies for the Crowne Plaza Dubai's key account channels. Moreover, he will be in charge of implementing and managing the sales activities, identifying new market and growth opportunities.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organization with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN® Hotels, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Holiday Inn Resort®, avid™ hotels, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.
18 October 2019 — His most recent roles were resort manager and general manager of Soneva Kiri Thailand and Soneva Jani Maldives respectively - resorts renowned for their commitment to sustainability.
Andrew brings with him over 30 years of hospitality experience having commenced his career in culinary arts, working his way up to the executive chef position, then later transitioning into hotel operations overseeing the food and beverage operations.