Accor Egypt announced the appointment of Magdi Gamil as country director of hotel sales and marketing while he continues to lead the iconic Fairmont Nile City as the director of sales and marketing.
As a country director, Gamil will oversee the performance and strategic direction of the sales and marketing teams within Accor’s 24 properties in Egypt, including the Fairmont, Sofitel, Sofitel Legend, Mövenpick, Novotel, and Mercure brands, as well as the 15 upcoming hotels.
Besides, Gamil will effectively support the regional team in implementing the company’s strategies and vision.
Gamil joined FRHI with the company’s first Fairmont in Egypt – Fairmont Heliopolis – in a series of progressive roles leading up to Cluster Director, Sales & Marketing – Egypt in 2015.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with Cum Laude honors from the American University of Cairo.
He received several awards, including Director of Sales & Marketing of the Year – company-wide, Fairmont Masters as well as consecutive Fairmont President Circle Awards, which is the company’s highest accredited award, in 2016, 2017, and 2018.
Accor is a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering unique experiences in 4,900 hotels and residences across 110 countries.
The group has been acquiring hospitality expertise for more than 50 years, resulting in an unrivaled portfolio of brands, from luxury to economy, supported by one of the most attractive loyalty programs in the world.
Beyond accommodation, Accor enables new ways to live, work, and play, by blending food and beverage with nightlife, wellbeing, and co-working. It also offers digital solutions that maximize distribution, optimize hotel operations and enhance the customer experience.
Accor is committed to sustainable value creation and plays an active role in giving back to planet and community via its Planet 21 – AccorHotels Solidarity Endowment Fund, which gives disadvantaged groups access to employment through professional training.
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