Industry Update
Appointment25 November 2021

Richard Bleakley

Appointed Multi-Property General Manager
At Courtyard by Marriott Culture Village in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Richard Bleakley

Leading the team at Courtyard by Marriott Culture Village is multi-property general manager, Richard Bleakley. He started with Marriott in the UK in 1999.

Since relocating to the UAE in 2012, Bleakley has managed and opened numerous properties. Recently, he led the reopening of Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai in September 2021. He currently oversees multiple properties including the Marriott Hotel & Marriott Executive Apartments Al Jaddaf, Marriott Executive Apartments Dubai Creek, Element by Westin Al Jaddaf and Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai.

Marriott International, Inc.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 7,600 properties under 30 leading brands spanning 133 countries and territories.
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