Shakeel Al Hamid
A Saudi national, Shakeel has been with the Radisson Hotel Group (formerly Carlson Rezidor) since 2004 and was recently recognized for completing 15 years with RHG.
Based in Jeddah and with over 30 years of hospitality experience, Shakeel is responsible for leading the hotel operations and delivering business growth and profit for his hotel.
Shakeel is known as a dynamic hotelier and brings a broad level of knowledge, skills and experience, which are critical to Radisson Blu brand presence, plans and strategic operations.
He began his progressive career in Jeddah where his first General Manager's position was at the Radisson Blu Hotel Jeddah, Royal Suites, which at the time was Rezidor's first royal suites hotel in Saudi Arabia and where he successfully positioned the hotel in Jeddah's top 20 performing hotels. In 2015 Shakeel took over the leadership for two of the group’s key properties in Jeddah, Radisson Blu Hotel Jeddah and Royal Suites and Radisson Blu Hotel Jeddah as a cluster General Manager.
Shakeel, who holds a diploma in Hotel and Tourism from the American University in Cairo, he is also winner of the RHG Diversity and Inclusion Award, where he played a vital role in achieving the company talents diversification vision.