Millennium & Copthorne Hotels, Middle East and Africa has appointed Craig Bruce as general manager of Grand Millennium Al Wahda in Abu Dhabi.
Boasting more than 10 years of experience, Bruce’s distinguished background in the hospitality industry, combined with a thorough understanding of the local market, will ensure the reputation of the five-star hotel continues to grow from strength to strength.
South African-born Bruce joins the property from a variety of roles with Radisson Blu, including his most recent stint as the general manager of Radisson Blu Hotel and Park Inn on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Prior to this, he honed his skills at the luxury Sun International Zimbali Hotel and Country Club in South Africa.
In his new role, Bruce will be overseeing the day-to-day operations and strategic direction of the 844-room hotel as well as utilising his hands-on management style to deliver the highest standards of service.
Commenting on his appointment, Bruce said: “Grand Millennium Al Wahda is an integral part of Abu Dhabi society and I am excited to lead the dynamic team to drive the continued success of the property. Abu Dhabi has grown and developed at an incredible pace recently and I’m fortunate to be part of this vibrant community.”