Industry Update
Appointment10 March 2020

Shahnaz Hassan

Appointed Group Director of Human Resources
At Millennium Hotels & Resorts , United Arab Emirates

Shahnaz Hassan

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. Prior to her job with Millennium, she was HR director at Union Properties, Uptown Mirdiff, prior being promoted to GM. She also has senior experience across General Electric, Damac Holdings, HSBC and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank.

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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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.
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Hamid Sidine - Managing Director

25 February 2020 — Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA has appointed accomplished hotelier Hamid Sidine as its Managing Director for Saudi Arabia as the hospitality firm forges ahead with its ambitious development strategy for the kingdom.
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