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84387 21 Mar 2019

Amery Burleigh Appointed New General Manager at Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach

Bringing over 20 years of international hospitality experience.

Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach is proud to announce the appointment of Ms. Amery Burleigh, an American national, to the role of General Manager. Ms. Burleigh joins the Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach  after 6 years as General Manager of Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach, Australia where she was the first female appointed GM for the Sofitel Brand in Australia. She brings over 20 years of international hospitality experience from USA, Australia and Middle East, having worked for brands such as; Fairmont, Four Seasons, and Sofitel.

Ms. Burleigh worked her way up through all areas of the hotel over a 20 year span. In her new role at Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, Ms. Burleigh will oversee the entire hotel management and operations, and set strategic plans to continue achieving the hotel’s revenue, operating and environmental goals.

Amery Burleigh holds a Bachelor degree in International Trade and Politics from the University of California, Berkeley, USA and a Certificate, Executive Officer from the CEO Institute of Australia.

She replaces Philip Jones who has been appointed Vice President Operations Gulf (Premium Brands) at Accor, effective January 2019.


About Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts:

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts makes moments by doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Providing an upscale, relaxed and uncomplicated guest experience, Mövenpick recognises that small gestures make a big difference. Whether it is chocolate hour every afternoon, customised sleep technology to ensure a restful night or specially created fun and healthy kids’ menus, Mövenpick creates a human and warm environment for guests, business partners and employees. Committed to sustainable practices and caring for its local communities, Mövenpick is the most Green Globe certified hotel brand in the world. Founded in Switzerland in 1973, but with a heritage of food and beverage excellence stretching back to the 1940s, Mövenpick holds a growing portfolio of more than 80 hotels in 24 countries. Mövenpick is part of AccorHotels, a world-leading travel and lifestyle group which invites travellers to feel welcome at more than 4,600 hotels, resorts and residences, along with some 10,000 of the finest private homes around the globe.

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AccorHotels is a world-leading travel & lifestyle group and digital innovator offering unique experiences in more than 4,500 hotels, resorts and residences across 100 different countries. With an unrivaled portfolio of internationally renowned hotel brands encompassing the entire range from luxury to economy, from upscale to lifestyle and midscale brands, AccorHotels has been providing savoir-faire and expertise for more than 50 years. 

In addition to its core hospitality business, AccorHotels has successfully expanded its range of services, becoming the world leader in luxury private residence rental with more than 10,000 stunning properties around the world. The Group is also active in the fields of concierge servicesco-workingdiningevents management and digital solutions.

Relying on its global team of more than 250,000 dedicated staff, AccorHotels is committed to fulfilling its primary mission: to make every guest Feel Welcome.  Guests have access to one of the world’s most attractive hotel loyalty programs - Le Club AccorHotels.   

AccorHotels plays an active role in its local communities and is committed to promoting sustainable development and solidarity through PLANET 21 Acting Here, a comprehensive program that brings together employees, guests and partners to drive sustainable growth. From 2008, the AccorHotels Solidarity Endowment Fund has acted as a natural extension of the Group’s activities and values, helping to combat the social and financial exclusion experienced by the most disadvantaged members of society.

Accor SA is publicly listed on the Euronext Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN code: FR0000120404) and on the OTC Market (Ticker: ACRFY) in the United States.

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