Industry Update
Appointment28 September 2020

Laura Eggleton

Appointed General Manager
At Hotel Indigo Dubai Downtown, United Arab Emirates

Laura Eggleton

Leading a team of 102, Laura Eggleton has been made general manager of the property. After a stint in Slough, UK as general manager of the Holiday Inn Express, she became IHG's first female general manager in the Middle East in 2015 in Oman.

She graduated from the University of Brighton with an honours degree in International Tourism Management, working various roles in a neighbourhood hotel throughout her studies.

University of Brighton

Laura Eggleton (Class of 2008) is a graduate of University of Brighton in Eastbourne - United Kingdom
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