Christian Pertl joins Jumeirah Group
Dubai, 4 April 2011: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, has appointed Christian Pertl as Vice-President of Sales & Marketing – Dubai.
Christian, an Austrian national, brings a wealth of experience in commercial management and strategic direction. He will oversee all sales and marketing activities for Jumeirah’s Dubai-based properties, playing a significant role in maximising rooms revenue, occupancy and market share for all Jumeirah Group properties in Dubai.
Prior to joining Jumeirah, Christian was Commercial Director for Intercontinental Hotels Group Dubai Festival City (IHG DFC), where he managed all commercial initiatives for the successful launch of IHG DFC, including the setup and management of a centralised Commercial Division.
Christian also previously worked for IHG in Vienna as Area Director of Sales & Marketing, in Loipersdorf, Austria, as Director of Sales & Marketing, and in Crowne Plaza Bucharest as Director of Sales & Marketing.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London; Jumeirah Essex House in New York; and Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah Living; the spa brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi Waterpark; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and Sirius, its global loyalty programme.
For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Group Corporate Communications
Director of Corporate Communications
PO Box 214159 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Visit us at: www.jumeirah.com