General manager, Media Rotana Dubai, Sherif Madkour

Sherif Madkour

Media Rotana Dubai has welcomed Sherif Madkour, an Egyptian national, as general manager.

Madkour has joined from Al Maha Arjaan Abu Dhabi, where he worked as general manager for the last four years.

With 20 years of hospitality industry experience on hand, he will lead the management of the 537-key hotel and will be committed to providing strategic leadership expertise to ensure effective and efficient management of the property.


Madkour began his career with well-known hotels in Germany and the UK. In the year 2000, he moved to UAE and worked with hospitality giants such as Hilton and Hyatt prior to joining the Rotana in 2005.

Throughout his Rotana career, he has worked at various bespoke properties including Sharjah Rotana and Rimal Rotana. He also led the pre-opening of Centro Al-Barsha.