Vice president of operations, Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, Samy Boukhaled

Millennium Hotels and Resorts

Millennium Hotels and Resorts, Middle East and Africa has named Samy Boukhaled as vice president of operations for the KSA region.

Boukhaled has more than 29 years of experience in the industry, having held several leadership roles with hotel companies such as Accor and Sofitel, across France, Bahrain, Morocco and the KSA.

In his new capacity, Boukhaled will oversee all operational aspects of the brand’s strategic expansion in the KSA region where several properties are to open this year, adding to its already extensive portfolio across the Kingdom.


Boukhaled holds an MBA in International Hotel Management from Vatel International Business School Hotel & Tourism Management in France and a Baccalaureate Degree from Morocco, among other awards and certifications.