Christian Pertl has been appointed chief commercial officer in Dubai
The Lux Collective has announced its newly-established regional office in Dubai along with the appointment of Christian Pertl as chief commercial officer.
Pertl joins The Lux Collective with three decades of experience in the luxury hospitality industry. A branding and marketing expert, he has a proven track record in consistently spearheading commercial and operational strategies that deliver revenue optimisation.
Prior to joining The Lux Collective, Pertl was the chief commercial officer at Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts, part of John Keells Holdings, a multi-billion-dollar diversified company listed on the Colombo stock exchange. He has also held senior executive roles at Hyatt International, Jumeirah and IHG.
The Lux Collective chief executive officer Paul Jones said: “Christian has a proven track record in brand development across international hotel chains and success in driving financial growth for luxury lifestyle hotels.
"We are confident that under his leadership, The Lux Collective will continue to achieve greater heights as a leading world-class hospitality group.”
Speaking about his appointment, Pertl said: “I look forward to contributing to the group’s vision of doubling the portfolio in five years and working with the team to create extraordinary experiences for all our guests worldwide in fulfilment of the 'Life Extraordinary' brand promise. Exciting times lie ahead, and I am pleased to be a part of this journey.”
The Lux Collective will launch two new properties in 2024: LUX* Al Jabal and LUX* Al Bridi in Sharjah, UAE.
For more information, visit www.theluxcollective.com