General manager, Mövenpick Hotel Doha, Sami Aawar

Mövenpick Hotel Doha


Mövenpick Hotel Doha has welcomed Sami Aawar as the company’s new general manager.

Aawar boasts two decades of regional hospitality experience and first joined the Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts team in 2002 as front office duty manager in Beirut.

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By 2014 he was appointed as director of operations at Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach Dubai, which paved the way for his climb to the role of task force general manager of Mövenpick Hotel Al Aziziyah and Mövenpick Hotel Doha in 2016. Aawar’s successful six-month task force assignment in Doha resulted in his official appointment as general manager.

Aawar remarked on the position: “My main goal is to target outstanding guest satisfaction and great relationships among team members. It is an extraordinary time to be based in Doha and there is a tangible feel of excitement in the air with future events like the FIFA World Cup to plan for and look forward to.”

Aawar has a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration in Business Management, and is fluent in English, Arabic and French.