Industry Update
Appointment11 March 2019

Farid Alain Schoucair

Appointed General Manager
At Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Singapore

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Farid Alain Schoucair

Farid brings with him a wealth of industry experience and has also lived and worked in many
parts of the world including Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Macau, Dubai, Jeju (South Korea), Saipan
(Northern Mariana Islands), and Manila. Farid was the General Manager at New World Makati
Hotel responsible for the rebranded property from Renaissance Hotel. He played an important
role in conceptualizing, developing, implementing strategic plans and driving market initiatives.
Farid was also formally the General Manager of Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur which is part
of the Millennium Hotels and Resorts. In his new role, Farid will lead and drive the overall performance of Grand Copthorne
Waterfront Hotel.

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc

Millennium Hotels and Resorts is the umbrella brand of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc, a global hospitality management and real estate group, listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: MLC). The company owns and/or manages a worldwide portfolio of more than 136 hotels, offering over 40,000 rooms in business and leisure destinations in Asia, Australasia, Europe, the Middle East and North America.
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