Abdul Kader Hankir appointed General Manager of Al Bustan Centre
Al Bustan Centre & Residence, the deluxe hotel apartments which offer world-class services and facilities in the heart of Dubai, has appointed Abdul Kader A. Hankir as Al Bustan Centre - General Manager. In his role, Abdul Kader Hankir will be responsible for the operations of Al Bustan Shopping Mall including the Al Teaba Food Court Restaurants and Fantasy Kingdom Amusement Centre.
Abdul Kader brings with him 18 years of extensive experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining Al Bustan Centre, he was the Hotel & Resort Group Advisor of Amjad Holdings in Riyadh, KSA and was responsible for identifying growth opportunities for the organization and has held senior managerial positions from various 5 star chain of Hotels in the Middle East like The Radisson SAS Hotel, Le Meridien Hotel, Holiday Inn, Crown Plaza and Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Moussa El Hayek, Chief Operating Officer of Al Bustan Centre & Residence, congratulated Abdul on his new post. "I am confident that Abdul Kader's vast experience in the regional hospitality sector will be an asset in propelling the property to become the top-of-mind entertainment and retail destination amongst our target segments. Abdul Kader’s appointment is part of our ongoing expansion which we started last year. I wish him all the best and look forward to working with him."
A delighted Abdul Kader commented: "I feel very honoured to work for Al Bustan Centre as it is one of the most established names in the UAE’s hospitality sector. I hope to play a meaningful role in strengthening its position as one of the most popular family-oriented destinations in the UAE by expanding its range of services and ensuring the highest quality of service to guests and visitors from across the region."
About Al Bustan Centre & Residence:
Al Bustan Centre and Residence - The luxurious residential, shopping and entertainment complex comprises of 640 suites, a comprehensive shopping mall with over 80 outlets and one of the biggest indoor amusement arcades in the UAE. A prestigious address, Al Bustan Centre & Residence is ‘your home away from home’, situated within easy distance from Dubai’s business district and is just five minutes away from Dubai International Airport and seven minutes from downtown. Its strategic location also allows its residents and visitors a smooth access to other emirates including Sharjah, Ajman, Fujeirah and Ras Al Khaimah.