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Eddy Tannous

General Manager, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
AmCham Member for 1 year, currently Platinum Member

Lebanese Citizen

Eddy Tannous is the General Manager of Fairmont Bab Al Bahr since January 2016. In this role, he is responsible for the overall operations, performance, and strategic direction of the hotel. Eddy began his hospitality career in 1999 as Bartender before joining Beirut Marriott Hotel in 2000 where he held several progressive positions, including Fitness Instructor, Reservations Sales Agent and Revenue Analysis Supervisor. In 2004, he was promoted to Revenue Manager before relocating to Qatar to join the Ritz-Carlton Doha as Director of Revenue Management. He was promoted in 2007 to Area Director of Revenue, overseeing Ritz-Carlton Doha and the opening of Ritz-Carlton’s Sharq Village & Spa. He joined FRHI Hotels & Resorts in January 2008 at the Fairmont Dubai as Director, Sales and was promoted to Director, Sales & Marketing in 2009, Director, Rooms in 2011 and Director, Operations in 2012 before transferring to Dubai Regional Office as Executive Director, Operation Support MEAI in September 2013. As a member of AmCham Abu Dhabi, he serves as Facilitator of Hospitality and Tourism Sector at the AmCham Roundtable Summit.