Industry Update
Appointment16 September 2019

Mir Shamir

Appointed Director of Revenue
At Grand Millennium Al Wahda in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Mir Shamir

Abu Dhabi's Grand Millennium Al Wahda Hotel has appointed Mir Shamir as its director of revenue.

Joining the hotel from Towers Rotana Dubai, Shamir brings more than 20 years of GCC experience in revenue management and room reservations. He has previously worked with hospitality brands in the region such as Rotana, Meridian and Intercontinental.

In his current position, Shamir will be focusing on developing strategies to maximise rooms revenue based on his understanding of the market dynamics and long experience in budgeting and forecasting, rate setting and strategic sales.

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.
more information
Recent Appointments at Millennium

Clarence Tan - Chief Executive Officer

31 March 2020 — City Developments Limited has announced the appointment of Clarence Tan as the Group Chief Executive Officer for Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Limited - the Group's wholly-owned hospitality subsidiary - with effect from 2 April 2020.
read more

Shahnaz Hassan - Group Director of Human Resources

10 March 2020 — In her role, Hassan will lead the HR department, while supporting the group's current expansion plans in the region. A graduate of the Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai Women's College, Hassan brings 25 years of experience to her position.
read more

Samy Boukhaled - VP of Operations in the UAE

6 March 2020 — Millennium Hotels & Resorts has appointed Samy Boukhaled as its VP of operations in the UAE. Previously in the VP of operations in Saudi Arabia, Millennium explained Boukhaled was "instrumental" in the group's expansion throughout the Kingdom.
read more
Advertisements