Jumeirah Al Naseem, which has 430 luxurious rooms and fabulous views of the sea and Burj Al Arab Jumeirah has announced appointment of a new General Manager.

richard-alexanderA British national, Richard Alexander has been appointed as the General Manager. Mr. Alexander has over 31 years’ experience in the luxury hotel and tourism industry. He returns to Jumeirah and Dubai after eight years since his last role as General Manager at Jumeirah Mina A’Salam in 2008. Since then he has undertaken a number of General Manager roles including the Viceroy Hotel in Anguilla, The Marylebone Hotel in London and was Senior Vice President of Food and Beverage at Wynn Las Vegas and Encore in the USA. His career has taken him to locations including Spain, Greece, Japan, USA, Australia and Indonesia.

In his new role, Richard will oversee the pre-opening and operations of Jumeirah Al Naseem, which is expected to open in the summer of 2016. He will report to Margaret Paul, Resort General Manager.