Saleh Bataineh was previously the Executive Assistant Manager at the award winning property

Qatar, Doha: January 8, 2017 

The St. Regis Doha, the finest address in Qatar, has confirmed that it has appointed Saleh Bataineh as Deputy General Manager at the award-winning property. With Mr. Bataineh stepping into his new role in December 2016, he will oversee all aspects of The St. Regis Doha including day-to-day operations as well as being involved in all features of running the Hotel.

Additionally, in his new position, Mr. Bataineh will also be closely involved in employee training, coaching and mentoring at all levels; will work to sustain The St. Regis Doha’s unique positioning as the preferred address and most exclusive Hotel in Doha; and continue providing undisputed luxury services and bespoke experiences to guests – a signature stamp of The St. Regis Doha.

Prior to joining The St. Regis Doha, Mr. Bataineh worked at a number of prestigious brands including Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, where he had different leadership roles in cities like Amman, Toronto, Dubai and Beijing, with his most recent role being a Hotel Manager at Four Seasons Cairo at The First Residence.

A seasoned hotelier with close to twenty years of international experience, Mr. Bataineh said: “My new role as the Deputy General Manager of the Hotel is an incredibly unique opportunity for me to continue working in one of Qatar’s most luxurious hotels. Since opening in 2012, The St. Regis Doha has built up an unrivalled reputation for offering guests an unsurpassed deluxe experience every time, and I look forward to maintaining this reputation and personalized guest experience.”

Mr. Tareq Derbas, Area General Manager of The St. Regis Doha, said: “The St. Regis Doha has always prided itself on being an exceptional hotel in Qatar, and a core component of this is also working with the most talented and dedicated hoteliers. Mr. Bataineh has shown a remarkable ability to provide comfortable and unique guest experiences along with leadership and management traits over the years, and we are delighted to have elevated Mr. Bataineh to the position of Deputy General Manager at The St. Regis Doha.”

For more information about The St. Regis Doha, or to make a reservation, please contact the hotel directly at telephone (974) 4446 0000, via email at or online at


About The St. Regis, Doha Hotel:
The St. Regis Doha Hotel and resort is situated in Al Gassar resort, located between Doha’s cultural heritage sites and the city’s business hub. The hotel is owned by Alfardan Group and is part of Al Gassar Resort that is located at the heart of the rising city, adjacent to the Pearl Island and the cultural village, Katara and close to the business capital.

The Hotel encompasses 336 elegant guest rooms with sea view; including 58 sophisticated suites among them are two Presidential suites spread over 660 square metres. The guest rooms and suites were designed by international acclaimed Wilson Associates.

The St. Regis Doha is a property recognised for its timeless elegance, luxury and renowned service standards. With its unique business and recreation facilities, and award winning restaurants, The St. Regis Doha continues to set a benchmark for hotels in Qatar as it develops into a leading tourist and business destination.

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