Jumeira Rotana is pleased to announce the appointment of Ulrich Hoffmeister as the new General Manager. In his new capacity, Ulrich will oversee the hotel’s operations including 114 rooms, two outlets, one recreation facility, and the ongoing major renovation of the entire hotel adding as well new suite rooms.
Ulrich, a native German with over 20 years of hospitality experience started his career in 1993. Prior to his appointment, he worked with a number of operators including, Hilton Worldwide, Rosewood, Sheraton and InterContinental Hotels.
After his apprenticeship in the hotel and catering business and his subsequent certification in Germany, Ulrich started his first position in the stewarding department. He took over his first managerial role with Al Bustan Palace InterContinental in the capacity of Duty Manager. Next moves and positions included Phoenecia InterContinental Hotel in Beirut as Guest Relations Manager as well as Executive Assistant Manager with the opening of Rosewood Corniche Hotel in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Ulrich joined Rotana coming from Hilton Worldwide, where he headed Double Tree by Hilton Oredea for the last years.
In addition to his hotel responsibilities, Ulrich is very engaged in community works and relations and is delighted to work again in the Middle East.
On behalf of the whole team of Jumeira Rotana, we would like to welcome and wish him all the very best in his new role.