Veteran John Halliday, who has more than 28 years of experience in the hospitality sector, has been appointed director of operations at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach.
Boasting an impressive career in luxury hospitality management, Halliday prides himself on his leadership skills and his ability to grow and nurture a team, as well as identify and implement business opportunities in order to drive growth.
In his new role, he will oversee operations and implement new initiatives to achieve operational excellence. He brings a focused, proactive and committed attitude to the role, along with a wealth of expertise in working across a host of luxury hotel groups.
“We are proud to welcome John Halliday to the role of director of operations at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach and seek to benefit from his extensive knowledge of luxury hotel operations. John’s vast array of relevant experience and committed approach will strengthen the hotel team and bring fresh direction and innovation as we welcome in a new year,” said Tracey Oliver, general manager of The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach.
Halliday has worked at a number of resorts, including Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara and Desert Palm Dubai.