Mr. Hassan Ahdab
President Hotel Operations
A distinguished figure in the hospitality sector, Mr. Ahdab boasts over 30 years of rich experience, steering the growth and vision of Dur’s expanding hotel portfolio across Saudi Arabia.
Hassan Ahdab, is the President of Hotels Operations for Dur Hospitality, a leading Saudi grown hospitality company. At present, he oversees operations, aligns the company’s overall vision to the growth of the Hotel’s portfolio across Saudi Arabia and manages 9 operating hotels and 6 hotels currently under development.
Beginning his career in 1979, Hassan Ahdab now possesses over 30 years of rich experience in hospitality and has thereby been recognized as a stalwart and one of the most progressive and energetic leaders in the industry.
Prior to his current role, Hassan Ahdab held several significant positions in the finance and operations sectors including CEO at Retaj Hospitality Group – Doha, Vice President and Regional Director for Africa & Indian Ocean Operations for Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Managing Director on assignment in Seychelles, General Manager for Le Meridien Libreville – Gabon, Complex Manager of Le Méridien l’Habitation and Le Domaine de Longvilliers – Saint Martin, as well as Area General Manager of Le Méridien Hotels in the Caribbean & French West Indies.
Complimenting his multifaceted skills of hotel operations and management, Hassan Ahdab holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics, Commerce & Accounts Management from Damascus University, and also received the CEHMI (Geneva) honorary title – Executive Doctor for International Relations.