Damir Kartal is a Cluster General Manager with over 15 years of leadership experience in Dubai's hospitality industry. He currently leads the Movenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai and Movenpick Apartments Al Mamzar Dubai. Under his leadership, the properties have seen significant growth in market positioning, digital presence, and reputation. He strongly emphasizes empowering and engaging his team, achieving over 95% in employee engagement scores and developing over 50 internal talents in the past 2 years.
Damir is also committed to promoting gender equality, fairness, and diversity and supports sustainable business practices, resulting in a Platinum Green Globe Certification for the properties. His guest-centric approach has revitalized the property's F&B offerings and solidified its reputation as a culinary and leisure destination.