Chairman, Al Habtoor welcomed a delegation from Hilton Hotels & Resorts at the Al Habtoor Group headquarters on 13 November 2016. The delegation included Rudi Jagersbacher, President Middle East Africa & Turkey – Hilton Hotels & Resorts, and Simon Vincent, President Europe, Middle East & Africa – Hilton Hotels & Resorts.
They discussed the five hotels within their partnership, which started in 2011 with two Hilton Hotels in Lebanon. Other Hilton hotels within the Al Habtoor Group portfolio include one in the United States (President Abraham Lincoln Springfield, A DoubleTree by Hilton hotel), one in the UK (Hilton London Wembley), and one in Dubai (The Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah). Al Habtoor said, “We value our relationship with Hilton Hotels & Resorts, which we have steadily expanded upon over the years. We are always considering further expansion.” The Al Habtoor Group has 14 hotels in its hospitality portfolio around the world – seven in Dubai, and seven internationally.