By Sam Bridge
Raj Rana, who has over 30 years of international hospitality experience, was previously CEO of the Radisson Hotel Group for South Asia
Citymax Hotels, the hotel brand which is part of the Dubai-based Landmark Group, has announced the appointment of Raj Rana as its new CEO.
Rana, who has over 30 years of international hospitality experience, was previously CEO of the Radisson Hotel Group for South Asia.
“I look forward to Raj leveraging upon his vast experience in the hotel industry to take Citymax hotels to new heights of success," said Renuka Jagtiani, chairwoman of Landmark Group.
Rana added: “High-end hotel brands dominate the market, but we see a shift towards the mid-market segment with destinations to promoted to a wider base of travellers.
"We will capitalise on this opportunity to showcase Citymax as a brand that delivers a distinctive hospitality experience through exceptional value and outstanding service.”
Rana is a US national, who spent his early years in India.
Citymax Hotels are present in Dubai at Bur Dubai and Al Barsha as well as Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah and Aswan, Egypt with upcoming hotels in Business Bay, Dubai as well as Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.For all the latest travel news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.