Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has promoted Ahmed Issa from resident manager of Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi to general manager of Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi.
Issa has worked in the hospitality industry for more than 30 years, 14 of which have been spent with the Shangri-La group.
His extensive experience in food and beverage operations within five-star luxury hotels led him to being a part of the pre-opening team at Shangri La Hotel, Dubai and Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi.
He has also gone through 13 months of Shangri-La International Management’s Corporate Executive Training at four of its properties – Hong Kong, Jakarta, Muscat and Abu Dhabi.
“I am excited to take up the role as general manager at Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi. I see this as a great opportunity for me to lead a fantastic team in achieving our goals in a dynamic market while also promoting Abu Dhabi and the wider Emirates as an attractive destination for all,” Issa said about his appointment.