Six Senses Southern Dunes appoints Yasser Al-Dhaheri as Director of HR

Saudi Arabia: Six Senses Southern Dunes, the first property set to open in Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Project, which will open its doors in late 2023, is thrilled to announce the promotion of Yasser Al-Dhaheri to the role of Director of Human Resources.Yasser has been an integral part of the team, leading the Human Resources department with diligence and expertise throughout the pre-opening phase and beyond. His exceptional dedication and remarkable results have made him a standout talent within the Six Senses family.Yasser's educational background in Engineering and his experience in the Finance Department have provided him with a solid foundation to excel in his role. His previous experience in leading international five-star hotels in various locations has given him a deep understanding of the labor market's demands and how to succeed in the field of human resources.Since joining, Yasser has implemented protocols that have enhanced the efficiency of the Human Resources Department, played a crucial role in developing HR strategies, and fostered a culture of teamwork and excellence. His ability to build relationships and lead with empathy has earned him the respect and admiration of his colleagues and superiors.One of Yasser's proudest moments was obtaining an Executive master’s degree in international Hotel Management from Les Roches Marbella, Spain. He was selected and sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism as one of the top local leaders in the hospitality sector, showcasing his commitment to personal and professional growth.Outside of work, Yasser finds joy as a loving father to his newborn son Saleh and takes pride in his role as a supportive husband to his wife Amal, who has been his partner throughout his journey to success. Cars have been a significant part of Yasser's lifestyle, from his previous Mustang adventures on the highways to his newfound passion for exploring untouched and magnificent off-road attractions with his custom-modified Wrangler Rubicon monster.

Six Senses Southern Dunes appoints Sherif Marei as Director of Sales & Marketing

 Six Senses Southern Dunes, the first property set to open in Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Project, will open its doors in late 2023 with Sherif Marei as Director of Sales & Marketing.With a career spanning 17 years in the luxury hospitality sector, Marei’s career started with the Accor Group, working at a number of renowned properties including Fairmont Heliopolis and Fairmont Nile City. His extensive expertise in luxury hotel inaugurations includes high-profile launches such as The Ritz-Carlton, Jeddah, and most recently the Banyan Tree AlUla. His notable honors include the globally recognized Director of Sales of the Year and Fairmont Masters, in addition to the Fairmont President Circle Awards, the brand’s top accolade in sales.Expressing his enthusiasm for his new role, Marei said, “I am thrilled to join the Six Senses Southern Dunes team. The company’s ethos and values align perfectly with my own. As pioneers in sustainability and wellness, we define our brand by these principles. It isn’t simply what we do, it embodies who we are. The unique location and distinctive holistic approach to every element and experience offered to our guests at Six Senses Southern Dunes make my role in promoting the resort a true privilege.”Located along the historic incense trade route against the backdrop of desert plains and the Hijaz Mountains, Six Senses Southern Dunes, will set new standards in sustainability and desert hospitality as it takes guests on a journey into seldom-experienced nature, wildlife, and culture. The resort will be open all year round welcoming both adventure-seekers looking to experience the uniqueness of the Saudi Arabian desert and pleasure-seekers who want to relax in the tranquility and serenity of the Alnesai dunes.