Mr. Demitry moves in from City Seasons Muscat where he was general manager for the past 2 years, and successfully placed the property in the top list of hotels in Oman.
Hailing from Egyptian descent where he has started at Intercontinental Hotels, Mr. Demitry carries a bachelor degree in Science and is a certified Hotel Administrator by The American Hotel & Lodging Association- US. He brings along more than 17 years in the hospitality management spanning 8 local and international brands of which 3 Hotel openings. A long stint in Vancouver Canada had seen him overlooking Regional Operations for a North American Hotel chain.
Mr. Demitry‘s posting in Abu Dhabi is the second one after a previous tenure where he oversaw the opening and re-branding of City Seasons Al Hamra Abu Dhabi, in 2010.
“I believe that successful Hotel management is an inevitable consequence of a systematic balance between efficient customer service, positive return on investment and employee development,” he says.
At Royal Rose Abu Dhabi, Mr. Demitry will oversee the 5-star property’s operations, while working on its F&B expansion and positioning in the capital. The 355-room hotel is the first 5-star property managed and owned by City Seasons Hotels and the flagship of the group. Similar properties are in the pipeline in a couple GCC countries.
“We are happy to welcome Mr. Demitry back in UAE, says Sheikh Ahmed Musallam Bin Ham, Vice-President of the Group of hotels.
‘He had achieved excellent revenues in Muscat while positioning our brand in the top tier of the hospitality industry; we are confident he will apply his well-honed management skills to drive Royal Rose Abu Dhabi on a most successful path, bringing the group to a new level” he added.