Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has appointed Amr Abdel Samie to the role of general manager of Radisson Blu Resort, Sharm El Sheikh and Park Inn by Radisson Resort Sharm El Sheikh.
Amr joins the group from Princess Hotels in Hurghada where he was responsible for three hotels as the area general manager. Prior to that, he was the general manager at the Royal Grand Sharm in Sharm El Sheikh. Amr’s considerable experience in Egypt has seen him occupy roles in Accor Hotels, Egypt, Pullman International Hotels and Continental Hotels.
Amr is now tasked with managing the profitability of the properties, ensuring revenue and guest satisfaction targets are met, that costs are controlled and revenue opportunities are delivered. He will be responsible for managing the recruitment of all key managerial positions, effectively managing recruitment and employee development.
With a background in sales and marketing Amr is also highly experienced in hotel openings, renovations and in the re-positioning of outlets.