Al Ain – United Arab Emirates – Hili Rayhaan by Rotana has appointed Jerry John Kurien as the new Human Resources Manager. Born in India, Jerry graduated from Christ College, Bangalore, India with a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management and Master’s degree in Strategic Human Resources at the University of Wollongong, UAE in 2014.

With 13 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Jerry started his career with Rotana in 2011 and held Learning & Development roles with several Rotana properties in Dubai, Al Ain, and Abu Dhabi. He climbed through the ranks to become the Director of Learning & Development at Beach Rotana and has proven leadership records, which will be invaluable to his new role. He will be in-charge of implementation of services, policies, and programs through Human Resources team, reports to the General Manager, build an employer brand, improve colleague engagement, and build strategic talent resources plans.


About Rotana:

Rotana currently manages a portfolio of over 100 properties throughout the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe, and Turkey, with an aggressive expansion plan in place. Rotana has chosen to acknowledge how precious time is by making all time spent in their range of hotels ‘Treasured Time’. This means Rotana has pledged to understand and meet the individual needs of all guests. In so doing, Rotana has evolved its product brands to include, Rotana Hotels & Resorts, Centro Hotels by Rotana, Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts by Rotana, Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana, Edge by Rotana and The Residences by Rotana. Treasured Time. The Rotana promise to you.

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