Rotana Hotel Management has appointed Timur Ilgaz as the Cluster General Manager for Arjaan Dubai Media City and Centro Barsha in Dubai effective 2 February 2020.
Ilgaz has been associated with Rotana for over 13 years. He has more than 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry where he worked previously in different countries including Turkey, Canada, Czech Republic, and Kazakhstan. Ilgaz has managed and lead The Cove Rotana Resort, Al Ghurair Rayhaan and Arjaan by Rotana, pre-opening and operation of Amwaj Rotana in JBR and the successful renovation project of Jumeirah Rotana in Dubai. In his new position, Ilgaz will oversee the two properties, focusing on commercial growth and strategic directions in conjunction with the Rotana brand’s strategy.
Holding a Business Administration degree from Anatolian University, Turkey. Ilgaz has substantial experience in hotel management in the worldwide recognized five-star properties and deluxe International chains. He specializes in city, leisure and resort hotel management and openings and has extensive experience in management in UAE, Czech Rep, Canada, Kazakhstan and Turkey.