New Complex General Manager at Al Jaddaf Rotana Complex

Stefan Schmid
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Al Jaddaf Rotana Complex announced the appointment of Stefan Schmid as the new Complex General Manager of Al Jaddaf Rotana Suite Hotel, Arabian Park Dubai – Edge by Rotana, and Park Apartments Dubai – Edge by Rotana.

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Stefan Schmid will lead the team and drive business for the 730 rooms and 9 F&B outlets.

From Austria, Schmid’s journey in the international hospitality industry began in the Middle East, where he served as the Assistant Food & Beverage Manager at the prestigious Sheraton Deira. With over two decades of experience in hospitality and commercials, he brings a wealth of expertise to his role, providing strategic vision to flagship Hilton properties across China and the Middle East. During his tenure with Hilton, he has held key positions and cluster roles, including Director of Operations and General Manager positions. 

Before this, Schmid served as the General Manager of Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai. In this role, he successfully led his team and business strategy, maintaining the highest standards of industry protocols and ensuring guest and employee satisfaction. His proactive communication approach fostered brand loyalty, resulting in impressive revenue growth during his tenure.

An international hotelier, with a strong background in hospitality, food & beverage, business acumen, and robust communication skills, Schmid is poised to elevate the hospitality and dining experience at Al Jaddaf Rotana Complex. He advocates innovation and strives to achieve great heights keeping the company’s mission, values, and strategy in mind. 

Stefan Schmid, Complex General Manager of Al Jaddaf Rotana Suite Hotel, Arabian Park Dubai – Edge by Rotana, and Park Apartments Dubai – Edge by Rotana says,

“I am thrilled to join the team at Al Jaddaf Rotana Complex and to have the opportunity to further enhance the hotel’s strategy to ensure an exceptional guest experience across all aspects of the operations. This includes not only enhancing the culinary offerings but also elevating the hotel’s service standards, enriching facilities, and creating memorable experiences for guests. I am committed to leading our team towards achieving these goals and solidifying Al Jaddaf Rotana’s position as a leading hospitality destination in the region.”

Returning to the Middle East after his successful tenure in China, Mr. Schmid commented, “The Middle East holds a special place in my heart, and I am excited to be back in this vibrant region.”

As Complex General Manager, Schmid will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of operations at the complex which comprises three exceptional hotels – Al Jaddaf Rotana Suite, Arabian Park Dubai, and Park Apartments Dubai.

WHAT TO TAKE AWAY FROM THIS ARTICLE:

  • “I am thrilled to join the team at Al Jaddaf Rotana Complex and to have the opportunity to further enhance the hotel's strategy to ensure an exceptional guest experience across all aspects of the operations.
  • With over two decades of experience in hospitality and commercials, he brings a wealth of expertise to his role, providing strategic vision to flagship Hilton properties across China and the Middle East.
  • I am committed to leading our team towards achieving these goals and solidifying Al Jaddaf Rotana's position as a leading hospitality destination in the region.

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Juergen T Steinmetz

Juergen Thomas Steinmetz has continuously worked in the travel and tourism industry since he was a teenager in Germany (1977).
He founded eTurboNews in 1999 as the first online newsletter for the global travel tourism industry.

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