General manager, Millennium Al Barsha, Christian Palacin

Millennium Al Barsha

Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA has appointed Christian Palacin as general manager of Millennium Al Barsha, which set to open in the summer of 2019.

A seasoned hospitality professional, Christian Palacin will be responsible for all aspects of the operation at Millennium Al Barsha.

Palacin began his career 25 years ago and has held several senior management positions with international hospitality brands, including Sheraton and Marriott properties in Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Lebanon, Abu Dhabi and the Philippines. During the span of his career, he has been instrumental in large renovation projects, rebranding and hotel openings.


Conveniently located in the bustling Al Barsha, Millennium Al Barsha is owned and developed by Deyaar Development PJSC, one of the UAE’s leading property development and real estate services companies. Upon opening, the hotel will comprise 299 well-appointed rooms and suites and 109 serviced apartments, featuring modern amenities and the latest technology.