CAIRO MARRIOTT HOTEL
Omar Tantawy has been appointed general manager of the Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino, becoming the first Egyptian to run the facility. Tantawy, who has been in the hotel business since 1988, has served as the Marriott’s resident manager for the past nine years. Before that he served in various positions at the Sheraton Giza other five-star hotels and chains in Cairo, including Le Meridian and the Grand Hyatt. He was also part of the opening team at the Intercontinental City Stars Hotel.