Radisson Hotel Group announced the appointment of Aly El-Bassuni as Chief Operating Officer in the Americas. El-Bassuni previously served as Senior Vice President, Franchise Operations for the Americas at Radisson Hotel Group. In this newly created role, he will be responsible for driving operational strategies across the Americas for Radisson Hotel Group's franchised and managed hotels. He will continue reporting to Ken Greene, President, Americas, Radisson Hotel Group.
El-Bassuni will continue to lead the Franchise Operations, Owner Relations, Retention Services, Guest Experience, and Safety and Security functions across all brands in the Americas. Together with his teams, they are responsible for improving hotel performance and the guest experience by engaging key stakeholders with the company's resources.
26 November 2019 — Sleiman, a Lebanese national, will now assist the regional team in Saudi Arabia and Lebanon with any required audits, security, support, reporting and other tasks.
He kicked off his hospitality journey in 1999 by joining Radisson Blu Martinez, Hotel Beirut as a security officer before progressing to the position of director of security in 2015.