Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), is pleased to announce the appointment of Christian El Khoury, as the new General Manager.
Christian moved into his new role in July 2022 having previously held the position of Cluster Manager in Millennium Kurdistan since August 2021, managing 4 hotels which also includes the tallest hotel in Iraq.
Having started his career in the Regional Sales office of Le Meridian Hotels in Paris, Christian brings a plethora of luxury hotel experience to his new role as General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton DIFC.
His passion for the industry paved the way to land himself the role of General Manager with the Millennium Hotels in Doha. Moving forward, Christian moved to Dubai in October 2000 and worked as the area Deputy Director of Sales & Marketing for Rotana Hotels & Resorts, managing eight properties.
Having worked with multiple international hospitality groups of the industry, such as Le Meridian, Millennium, Rotana & Accor, Christian brings in a wealth of experience and diversity to Ritz-Carlton DIFC family and will undoubtedly excel in his new role.
Christian El Khoury says “I am delighted to join the ladies and gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton and take on the role of General Manager at this magnificent property, located in the heart of Dubai International Financial Center. I look forward to contributing my years of experience to the Ritz-Carlton family and play a key role in keeping the brand name soaring to the heights of greatness whilst ensuring the highest standards of service & quality to all our guests as The Ritz-Carlton is known to do. I am thrilled to be working with the team to continue to win the hearts and minds of all our guests that we host and will continue to contribute in making The Ritz-Carlton DIFC a worldwide leader of luxury experiences.”