Rosewood Hotel Georgia, Vancouver’s preeminent luxury hotel, has announced the appointment of Ahmed Al Bik as hotel manager. In this role, Al Bik will be responsible for overseeing guest experiences at the historic hotel and maintaining the superior luxury standards synonymous with the Rosewood brand.
A Rosewood veteran, Al Bik has been with the brand since 2006, serving first as assistant director of rooms at Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel and then as hotel manager of Rosewood Jeddah. Prior to joining Rosewood, Al Bik worked in various managerial positions at hotels throughout the Middle East, including the Ajman Kempinski Hotel & Resort – where he played an instrumental role in opening the brand’s first property in the region – Jeddah Hilton and Kempinski Emirates Palace.
“We are delighted to welcome Ahmed to the Rosewood Hotel Georgia team,” said Bernhard Wimmer, managing director of Rosewood Hotel Georgia. “His history with the Rosewood brand and proven success as a hotel manager are a testament to the positive influence and inspiration we know he will bring to the hotel, and we look forward to the assistance he will provide in maintaining the hotel’s reputation as the leading luxury hotel in Vancouver and Canada.”
Al Bik holds both a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Arts & Ethics from the American College of Metaphysical Theology, as well as an Advanced Diploma in Hospitality from the Australian Hospitality Skills Recognition.