The Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Lagos, has announced the promotion of Ahmed Raza to General Manager.
Raza joined the Victoria Island-based hotel in 2017 as the Executive Assistant Manager and brings over 15 years of widespread hospitality experience to his new role. His responsibilities include overseeing the complete operations and management of the hotel alongside the senior leadership team.
Raza has held various leadership roles with brands such as the InterContinental Hotel Group, Marriot, Movenpick Hotel & Resorts and Hilton where he began his journey in 2005 within the Hilton Houston Hotel’s F&B department. Ever since, he has honed his skills in all departments of hospitality.
Commenting on his appointment Raza said, “I am excited for the opportunity to lead such an amazing hotel that has been the cornerstone of the Lagos hospitality scene for almost a decade.
“I look forward to providing the necessary leadership and strategic planning to all departments. Additionally, I am excited to develop our Yes, I Can! culture, service standards and guest satisfaction in order to maximize operational potential,” Raza said.