Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel has announced the appointment of Belal Al Kadry, a veteran hospitality professional, as its new General Manager. He will be responsible for strengthening the premier position of Doha’s iconic hotel and driving its growth in regional and international markets.

Al Kadry has 20 years of experience in luxury hospitality and brings in-depth insights on key industry trends, which will enable Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel to identify new opportunities, expand its brand reach and ensure enhanced and memorable experiences for guests.

General Manager Sheraton Grand DohaAl Kadry is delighted with the opportunity to join this landmark hotel. His focus will be to further strengthen its brand appeal and to ensure the highest standards of guest service.

The Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel is an iconic property that adds to the civic pride of our city and has redefined the standards of excellence in hospitality. As a part of this nation’s rich history, the hotel has always been one of the most sought-after by guests.’

Al Kadry is not new to Doha and has earlier served as General Manager of Sharq Village and Spa, where he played an instrumental role in redefining the property of choice for both business and leisure travellers venturing into Doha and helped in positioning it as a top luxury hotel and lifestyle destination.

A Marriott veteran, Al Kadry started his career in 1998 and has worked at various properties in the Middle East holding senior positions. He holds a Degree in Hotel Management and Marketing and has been nominated and presented with a variety of awards throughout his career, including Sales and Marketing Leader of the Year for Marriott Middle East & Africa in 2008, the Best Iconic Hotel for Starwood in 2015 and J.Willard Marriott Award of Excellence in 2019.