Appointment 9 September 2019
Appointed Director of Sales & Marketing
At Kempinski Hotel Muscat Oman
A commercial expert with over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, prior to joining Kempinski Hotel Muscat Firas held the position of area director of sales & marketing for a five-star luxury hotel brand in Oman in addition to various roles in renowned hotel chains around the world.
With his diverse experience in business development, hotel operations, and property development, he will also focus on creating strategic regional and international partnerships to position Kempinski Hotel Muscat and Oman as a destination for leisure as well as business travellers.
(Class of 2016)
is a graduate of Glion Institute of Higher Education in
Glion-sur-Montreux - Switzerland
Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe"s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski"s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties.
Recent Appointments at Kempinski
14 June 2021 — It's back home with immediate effect for Adnan Yucel: The 50-year-old Turk was recently appointed by Kempinski Hotels as the new general manager at Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay Bodrum and is now in charge of the luxury hotel, which extends over an area of 62,000 sq m in Gökova Bay with a fantastic view of the Aegean Sea.
3 June 2021 — Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga welcomes Javier Lopez as its new Executive Chef, overseeing the hotel's culinary experience, including the rooftop bar and restaurant Stage 22, Amber Restaurant, the Lobby Lounge, the Grand Bar, In-room Dining, and Catering and Banqueting for special events.
4 May 2021 — The luxury golf resort has appointed a new British chef, Warren Brown, whose background is a recipe for innovation and culinary masterpieces. Warren has been schooled in French cuisine, has worked alongside two-Michelin-star recipient Anton Mosimann OBE and Daniel Galmiche (a Michelin-star recipient since 1990), was on board "British MasterChef" and has travelled all across the world, working in various regions (Europe, Shanghai, Dubai, Korea, etc.