Appointed General Manager
At Alwadi Hotel by MGallery Collection in Doha, Qatar
Mr. Akkari started his career in 2007 gaining valuable experience in France at Four Seasons Luxury Hotels and Resorts - Cote D'Azur- France, followed by Hilton Arc De Triomphe - Paris, France in a managerial role. His career took him to join the pre-opening team at Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, UAE, where he was promoted to Director of Rooms Division, overseeing every aspect from operations to financing, ensuring and exceeding every guest's expectations by providing an unparalleled experience.
An ACCOR veteran, he then transferred to Sofitel Al Khobar, KSA as Executive Assistant Manager and then moved to Alwadi Hotel MGallery Collection - Doha, Qatar where he led the pre-opening team as Director of Operations into a successful opening and transitioned to Acting General Manager.
Mr. Akkari holds a European Bachelor in Hotel Management at EcoleHoteliere de la Rochelle - France and Master Certificate in Hospitality Management - Focus on Hotel Revenue and Financial Management at Cornell University.