Jorgen Jorgensen has been appointed by InterContinental Hotels Group as
General Manager of the InterContinental Dubai.
InterContinental announced Jorgensen’s new appointment at the 287-room hotel, following his previous posting as
General Manager of the stunning InterContinental Aphrodite Hills,
After working within the hotel industry for more than 30 years,
Jorgensen brings a wealth of experience to his new role having held
managerial positions at properties across the world, including the UK,
America, Indonesia, Europe and now the Middle East.
The Danish father-of-two attributes his career success to a neighbour’s
words, saying, “It was a wise neighbour, who always was right in what they
said, told me I would fit right into the hotel industry. I know I took the
right decision - it’s not because I have to do the job, it’s because I
After working with InterContinental Hotels Group for 10 years, Jorgensen
is a strong believer in the InterContinental brand and is looking
forward to taking on his new role at the landmark property, which this
year celebrated its 30th anniversary of providing 5-star service to
visitors, making it the longest serving 5-star property in the country.
“This hotel has established itself as a cornerstone within the industry
and has gained respect in the community with its services and staff, which
are fantastic and have kept the InterContinental spirit that guests are
used to,” said Jorgensen.
Speaking about the well-accomplished hotel professional overseeing
operations for one of the region’s most premier properties, Chris
Moloney, Chief Operating Officer, InterContinental Hotels Group, Middle
East and Africa, said: “At InterContinental Hotels Group we are
dedicated to delivering quality and service and with the vast experience
the Mr Jorgensen brings, we are committed to continue to exceed the
expectations of our guests at all times.”
Due to the hotel’s prime location, the InterContinental Dubai has
witnessed the phenomenal growth of Dubai and the amazing changes made as
it seeks to establish itself as one of the premier cities in the world.