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49495 12 Jan 2020

The H Dubai Appoints Aafrin Shaikh as Marketing and PR Manager

Bringing more than 12 years of hospitality experience

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5th January, 2020 – The H Dubai is pleased to announce the appointment of Aafrin Shaikh as the property’s new Marketing and PR Manager.

Originating from India, Shaikh brings more than 12 years of hospitality experience, garnered from working in India and the United Arab Emirates, with prominent hotel groups such as Mövenpick, Marriott Hotels & Resorts, and Address Hotels.

In her new role, Shaikh will oversee the brand, marketing and communication strategy of The H Dubai. Furthermore, she will take charge of the luxury hotel’s PR, goals and budget, developing media strategies and aiming for top-tier placements in traditional, digital, and broadcast media.

Starting as a guest service agent at the J.W. Marriott in Mumbai, she moved into the roles of front office shift leader at the Courtyard by Marriott and Marriott Executive Apartments, followed by lead Marketing & Communications positions at Mövenpick and Address Hotels.

Gonzalo Rodriguez, general manager at The H Dubai, states, “It is an exciting time for The H Dubai and we are confident that Shaikh’s experience and passion will provide a revitalizing drive within our property. Additionally, as Expo 2020 approaches, we are looking forward for Shaikh to showcase her expertise and capacity to lead new marketing opportunities and partnerships, solidifying The H Dubai’s long-standing reputation for luxury and convenience.



About The H Dubai

Located at # 1 Sheikh Zayed Road, The H Dubai, is a gateway to the Middle East’s most dynamic city. The Dubai showcases elegance and bespoke luxury, offering a host of unique and interesting offerings while creating warm and memorable lifestyle experiences.

Playing host to 11 eclectic dining destinations and one of the world’s leading spa brands, Mandara Spa, the contemporary Arabesque hotel is also home to 15 dedicated function rooms and a ballroom designed to accommodate 500 to 800 guests for extravagant gatherings.

Boasting 236 spacious rooms, suites and residences offering views of Dubai’s incredible skyline, The H Dubai is a prime location for all your leisure and business needs. With only a short walk away from Dubai International Exhibition Centre and Dubai International Financial Centre and easy access to The Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa and a myriad of exclusive shopping and dining experiences.


Fact Magazine Best Hotel SPA in Dubai 2018

World Luxury SPA Awards: Best Urban Escape 2017, 2018