Hilton Salwa Beach Resort & Villas, has announced the appointment of Saleh Bataineh as its Deputy General Manager.
With over 24 years of experience in luxury hospitality, Saleh, with Jordanian and Canadian origin, brings a wealth of experience from managing luxury properties such as Four Seasons and St. Regis across China, Egypt, Canada, Jordan and Qatar to his new role. He will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the 361-resort, which includes guest rooms and suites, beach villas, an Arabian Village, more than 20 restaurant offerings, a marina, luxury spa, sports academy, and over 12.900 square feet of flexible meeting space. Prior to joining Salwa Beach Resort, Saleh was the Director of Asset Management at Katara Hospitality, overseeing 13 asset portfolios across Qatar, Egypt and Singapore.
Etienne-Charles Gailliez, Country General Manager and General Manager at Hilton Salwa Beach Resort & Villas, said: “I am delighted to welcome Saleh to our team. He brings an extensive hospitality and strategic leadership experience on board and we are confident that he will help drive our business forward locally and internationally.”
On his appointment, Saleh said: “I am thrilled to embark on this new chapter of my career working with a passionate team of hospitality professionals at Salwa Beach Resort to deliver exceptional world-class services to our guests and bring about memorable experiences to all our stakeholders. “
Bataineh holds a degree in Hotel Management from IHTTI Hotel Management School in Neuchatel, Switzerland. He is married with 3 kids and enjoys travelling the globe and spending quality time with the family.