Industry Update
Appointment23 August 2019

Husam Malik

Appointed General Manager
At Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara, Qatar

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Husam Malik

Husam Malki first joined the Anantara family in 2014 as Resident Manager in Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara in Abu Dhabi. Husam then moved to Doha to spearhead the opening of Souq Al Wakra Hotel by Tivoli, as his first General Manager role.

Husam's career in the hospitality industry has spanned over 19 years, gaining experience from various leading hospitality groups across the Middle East - including Hyatt, Accor, Starwood, and Marriott Hotels.

He managed his way up through front of house positions and furthered his career as Executive Assistant Manager in two Rotana Hotels and Resorts - firstly in Erbil Rotana Iraq followed by Amwaj Rotana in Dubai. Husam also took assignment as task force Executive Assistant Manager for the pre-opening Rotana Salalah in Oman.

As the new General Manager of Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara, Husam is responsible for managing the daily operations and for developing key business strategies for the resort; continuing to pursue the path the resort has already achieved on the local and international tourism map.

In addition to his new role at the Banana Island Resort, Husam will also continue his current General Manager duties at Anantara sister brand property, Souq Al Wakra Hotel by Tivoli.

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