Omer Kaddouri, president and chief executive, Rotana Hotels

With the brand celebrating its quarter century in 2017 and moving towards its goal of operating 100 hotels by 2020, there is much to discuss with Omer Kaddouri, chief executive of Rotana Hotels.

Taking a minute at World Travel Market in London, he also tells Breaking Travel News about the expansion in Africa and the growing importance of Saudi Arabia as a tourism destination.