General manager, Hilton Doha, Elias Moukarzel

Hilton Doha

Hilton Doha has welcomed Elias Moukarzel, a seasoned hotelier, as its new general manager.

Moukarzel, a Lebanese national, assumes his new challenge with more than two decades of hospitality experience and solid expertise in hotel operations, pre-opening and project management.

Throughout his colourful career, Moukarzel has held various positions. He worked as the general manager of Hilton Capital Grand in Abu Dhabi, before joining the Hilton Dead Sea Resort & Spa and the King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center managed by Hilton in Jordan.


Before joining the Hilton family, he held successful managerial roles at highly regarded properties across the Middle East region.

Moukarzel is passionate about enhancing guest experiences. He is detailed, enthusiastic and committed to acquiring results beyond expectations.

He enthused on his new appointment: “It is a pleasure and an honour to be at the helm of the Hilton Doha. I am thrilled to embark into the journey of evolution of the hospitality scene in Doha, in preparation for the major international football event in 2022 and following the roadmap presented by the Qatar Vision 2030.”

He added: “The Hilton Doha stands out for its services and award-winning dining venues. I look forward to working with the team and contributing to more successes. Our focus will remain on ensuring we offer memorable guest experiences and be the destination of choice for residents and tourists.”