Posted on June 15, 2019

Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has announced the appointment of Gerhard Stutz as the General Manager of Dusit Doha Hotel and Dusit Doha Hotel & Suites – the first Dusit-branded properties in Qatar.  

German national Mr. Stutz brings to the role more than 30 years of experience gained from leadership positions in five-star hotels and restaurants across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa.

Prior to joining Dusit International, he was Pre-Opening General Manager of the Hotel Salsabil by Warwick. He also spent more than 15 years working for Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts in senior management positions such as Executive Chef, Director of Food and Beverage, Hotel Manager, and General Manager. He joined Dusit Doha Hotel in the pre-opening stage of the property, in July 2018, and subsequently played an instrumental role in leading the hotel towards a successful opening in April this year. He is now tasked with establishing the hotel as one of the market leaders in Qatar, as well as preparing Dusit Doha Hotel & Suites for opening soon.

On his appointment, Mr Stutz, said, “It has been a great opportunity for me to steer the project right from the start and finally bring it to life for the people of Qatar. I am overwhelmed with the trust and confidence the executive board members of Al Majed Group and Dusit International have bestowed upon me to make it happen. I am confident that our experienced team at Dusit Doha Hotel will deliver exceptional results for the brand and will provide guests with the ultimate in luxury and comfort, uniquely delivering Dusit’s unique brand of Thai-inspired gracious hospitality while capturing the true essence of Qatari hospitality inspired by the rich heritage and culture of the country.”

Located in the heart of Doha’s vibrant West Bay area, adjacent to the breezy Corniche, Dusit Doha Hotel is a modern oasis only 20 minutes by car from Hamad International Airport, and just a five-minute walk from Doha Exhibition and Convention Center, the City Center Mall and The Gate Mall, making it a perfect stopover for business and leisure travellers alike.