Jumeirah Group has appointed Andy Cuthbert as general manager of the Mina A’Salam at Madinat Jumeirah, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company announced.
Cuthbert will also continue his current role as currently general manager of conference and events at Madinat Jumeirah and Jumeirah Hospitality.
The Australian has more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality and catering industry.
He began his career in Australia and the UK before moving to Dubai in 1992 as executive chef at the Hilton Beach Club, where he stayed until joining Jumeirah Group, a member of Dubai Holding, in 2002.
Cuthbert has held senior management roles at Jumeirah Emirates Towers and was the driving force behind the award-winning Madinat Conference Centre and Jumeirah Hospitality, said the hotel firm in a statement.
Cuthbert is a founding member of the Emirates Culinary Guild and has been chairman for the past 16 years.
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