Khogaly will oversee the brand’s expansion plans within Dubai including the opening of the Hyatt Centric La Mer, which is scheduled to open in 2021.
Slated to open in January 2025, Grand Hyatt Makkah will be the first Grand Hyatt hotel in Makkah and the second Grand Hyatt hotel in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, joining Grand Hyatt Al Khobar which is slated to open in 2020.
The new hotel joins Hyatt Place Dubai Al Rigga, Hyatt Place Dubai Baniyas Square and Hyatt Place Dubai Wasl District.
The hotel joins Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh and will further add to Hyatt’s growing brand footprint in North Africa.
Five additional Hyatt branded hotels to open by 2023, adding approximately 1,300 rooms to the region, including the debut of Grand Hyatt in the Kingdom.