General manager, Swiss-Belinn Muscat, Paul Uglesic

Swiss-Belinn Muscat

Paul Uglesic has been appointed the general manager of the soon-to-open Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman.

He assumes his new position with over a decade of hospitality industry experience.

Announcing Uglesic’s appointment was senior vice president, operations and development – Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, Laurent A. Voivenel: “We are delighted to welcome Paul Uglesic to lead the team at Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman. Paul has a decade of strong knowledge and understanding of the hospitality sector as well as excellent pre-opening expertise targeted at achieving operational excellence and guest satisfaction. We are confident under his leadership this superb property, that is in advanced stages of development, will provide outstanding facilities in the three-star category.”

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Uglesic kick-started his career at Radisson Blu Resort & Spa in Croatia in 2009. He moved to Dubai in 2015 to work as the executive assistant manager of Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek, and later held a task force position as the acting general manager of the Radisson Blu Hotel in Dubai Downtown.

Prior to his new role, he served as the opening general manager of the Park Inn by Radisson Dubai Motor City.

Uglesic commented on his new challenge: “I am truly proud to take up the position at the fantastic Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman. It is an exciting adventure for me since Swiss-Belhotel International is a great brand to work for. Together with my team, I am looking forward to launching the hotel and positioning it as a preferred address for both regional and international travellers.”

Inaugurating this year, Swiss-Belinn Muscat is a three-star hotel that is in close proximity to Muscat International Airport. It houses 128 rooms and suites, an all-day-dining restaurant, meeting space, a gym, WiFi access and 24-hour room service.