Nael El Waary has joined Roda Hotels and Resorts as the cluster general manager for Roda Al Murooj Downtown, Roda Amwaj Suites, RODA Boutique Villas and RODA Beach Resort in Dubai.
El Waary, a veteran hotelier, previously served as the general manager of Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche for six years. Over the last 30 years, he has collected valuable knowledge and has acquired worldwide experience in operations and management.
Throughout his career El Waary has held senior positions with renowned hotel brands including Hilton USA (San Francisco and San Jose), Accor Hotels (Bahrain and Abu Dhabi), InterContinental Hotels Group, Venquest Hotels in California and The Helmsley Hotels in New York.
He has a solid background in hotel operations, pre-openings, hotel development, talent and culture, and learning and development.
El Waary commented: “My international management exposure has given me a unique perspective on all aspects of hospitality and I look forward to leading my team to deliver memorable moments for our guests.”
Also enthusing on his appointment was CEO, Roda Hotels and Resorts, Said Imad Elias: “We are delighted to welcome Nael El Waary in his role as a cluster general manager, where we will benefit from his knowledge and experience. He will be responsible for delivering authentic hospitality services to our guests and inspiring our team to achieve our business objectives.”