Leading global lifestyle company, sbe, has appointed Axel Gasser as the general manager of its very first property in the Middle East – the recently inaugurated Mondrian Doha in Qatar.
Gasser joins the property from Starwood Hotels & Resorts, where he served as the complex general manager at Westin Snowmass Resort in Colorado, US.
Gasser has worked with a number of renowned hotels and brands, such as Mayfair Hotel & Spa, Miami, where he held the position of managing director; Jordache Hotels, serving as the area general manager; and a number of Marriott properties, working as a general manager.
Gasser commented on his new role: “I am delighted to be leading the opening team of this iconic property. Mondrian Doha is not simply a hotel but a destination in itself; a unique oasis of dreams meshed with the Qatari culture in its fabric. With my new role, I aim to establish a level of service that will exceed every guest’s expectation.”