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85307 21 Jan 2019

Fabrice Ducry Appointed as General Manager of Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort, Lebanon

Bringing over 20 years of experience, having worked with several regional and global brands

Beirut, Lebanon – Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort’s management is pleased to welcome Fabrice Ducry, Swiss national, as its hotel’s general manager.

Ducry comes with over 20 years of experience, having worked with several regional and global brands, such as The Ritz-Carlton, Accor-Hotels and Emaar Hospitality Group.

With a deep understanding of multicultural dynamics, Ducry is a world traveller, having operated in various markets and destinations such as the US, the Caribbean, Mauritius, South East Asia and Dubai. He comes with a vast knowledge of the region, having held several leadership roles in luxury properties from beach resorts to gateway city hotels.

Commenting on his new appointment, he said: “It is an honour to be appointed as the new general manager of Kempinski Summerland, one of Lebanon’s most iconic five-star luxury hotels and beach resorts. I look forward to taking on the challenge to make, with the team, beautiful performances”.

Kempinski Summerland’s management is delighted to have Ducry on board, to contribute to the hotel’s success story and sustain its position among the best in Beirut.



About Kempinski: Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now comprises a portfolio of 76 five-star hotels and residences in 34 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Americas. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts, and prestigious residences. Each one imbues the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands.www.kempinski.com  www.discoveryloyalty.com

About Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort: Kempinski Summerland Hotel & Resort is one of Lebanon’s most iconic five-star luxury hotels and beach resorts, having opened its doors in September 2016 to introduce unparalleled luxury to Beirut. A distinguished location on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, a hotel and resort uniquely famous for its own private beach and marina, a standalone Resense Spa, a labyrinth of pools with pool-bars and private Jacuzzi bungalows. The facility embraces 153 rooms and suites elegantly designed with breath-taking views, a refined Cigar and Single Malt lounge, and substantial indoor and outdoor garden venues. https://www.kempinski.com/en/beirut/kempinski-summerland-hotel-resort/