Development of the Jumeirah group to a global brand from the opening of Jumeirah Beach Hotel 1997
Date : 12-06-2019
Time : 6:30 pm
TOPIC: Development of the Jumeirah group to a global brand from the opening of Jumeirah Beach Hotel 1997
SPEAKER: Mr Gerald Lawless - Former CEO of Jumeirah Group and current World Travel and Tourism Council Ambassador.
Venue: Radisson Blu Media City
Date: Wednesday 12 June
Time: from 18:30
Irishman Gerald Lawless became synonymous with Jumeirah during an 18-year career as head of Dubai's iconic hotel group. Jumeirah had just two hotels when he joined in 1997 and he left in 2016 with a portfolio of 23 hotels and 100 restaurants across 12 worldwide destinations. Gerald has now assumed a new leadership position responsible for tourism and hospitality in Dubai Holding, and is also the Chairman of the World Trade & Tourism Council.