The Cairo Marriott Hotel has announced Omar Tantawy as the newly appointed general manager.
Tantawy previously held the position of resident manager at the Cairo Marriott for nine years.
His career began in 1988 at El Gezira Sheraton Hotel, where he held various positions in a number of departments, including rooms division and sales and marketing.
Tantawy worked for multiple brands in Cairo, some of which include Le Meridian, Grand Hyatt, and the Intercontinental City Stars Hotel.
Tantawy will be the first Egyptian national to hold the position of general manager at Marriott International’s flagship property in Egypt.