Exciting upgrades underway at both Premier Inns in Qatar
Dubai: Premier Inn has announced new management appointments in Qatar as part of its Middle East growth strategy, with new general managers and chief operating officers at its two hotels in Doha.
Vivek Chowdhry has taken on the role of General Manager of Premier Inn Doha Education City, supported by Konjit Ayele in his new role as Chief Operating Officer.
Meanwhile, at the Premier Inn Doha Airport Hotel, Abid Shaikh is the new general manager, with Muhammad Haris the new second-in-command as chief operating officer.
The appointments come as Qatar prepares to host the World Cup in November and December, when Premier Inn hotels will be a hive of activity with overnight guests and fans watching matches at its food and beverage outlets. drinks.
Simon Leigh, Managing Director of Premier Inn MENA, said: “Our new and highly experienced management team in Qatar – all of whom have been promoted from within after delivering strong performances and showing an unwavering commitment to our brand – are ready to face the next few very busy months. . As Doha prepares to welcome the world, we are bringing a range of new features to life at both of our hotels, including exciting upgrades to our restaurants and public outdoor areas, in time for the peak football and travel season.
Premier Inn hotels in Qatar continue to strengthen themselves as premier destinations for high-quality, high-value accommodation for business and leisure travelers to Doha. In May this year, the 219-room Premier Inn Doha Education City celebrated five years of growth and success since opening in 2017. The ever-popular Premier Inn Doha Airport with departing and arriving guests arrived by plane, opened its doors with 105 rooms in 2020.
The Doha hotels are part of a growing portfolio of 11 Premier Inn hotels in the Middle East. There are currently seven hotels in Dubai and two in Abu Dhabi, with more properties in existing markets and new markets in the pipeline.