Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi has appointed Ulf Bremer, a hotelier with more than two decades’ work experience in the travel and hospitality industry, as general manager.
Prior to this appointment, Bremer was the general manager at Kowloon Shangri-La, Hong Kong.
A German national, Bremer embarked on his professional hospitality career in Switzerland in 1985. He then spent over 20 years holding various positions at a number of international luxury hotel groups. He has previously worked in Japan, Germany, England, Saudi Arabia, China, South East Asia and Taiwan.
No stranger to Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, Bremer has worked in several Shangri-La properties, including Pudong Shangri-La, East Shanghai; Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei; Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu; Kerry Hotel, Beijing; Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta, and Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong.
Bremer will oversee more than 600 employees and the management of the hotel’s the hotel’s 213 guestrooms and suites, 161 serviced apartments and 6 four-bedroom villas, in addition to the seven food and beverage outlets and 10 banquet and conference spaces.