General manager, Rixos Bab Al Bahr, Mehdi Serrour

Rixos Bab Al Bahr

Rixos Bab Al Bahr has named Mehdi Serrour its new general manager, who assumes his new position with over 30 years of experience.

Serrour will apply his progressive methods in leadership and a pragmatic approach to client relationships to his new position. Throughout his career, he has worked for international luxury resorts across Europe, Asia, Australia and the US, as well as numerous brands including: Club Med, AccorHotels and Shangri-La. He has successfully opened, rebranded and upgraded numerous five-star properties as general manager, all in competitive and challenging environments.

In his new capacity, he will be tasked with strengthening the ultra-all-inclusive property, enhancing its brand distinctiveness and directing operations, marketing, sales and administrative functions.

AIME Feb 2020

Thrilled with his appointment, Serrour said: “My number-one priority is our guests and delivering on the promise of a truly luxurious experience which rivals the reputation of landmark hotels in other world-famous cities.

“It is a privilege to lead a team of ‘Heartists’ who are hospitality artists that design guest-centric, personalised experiences that cater above all else, to the heart. We will provide our visiting families and guests with memorable experiences and will uphold the traditions of Rixos Hotels, while striving to further enhance service quality and brand value into the future.”