Agreement to Mandarin Oriental’s promote 44 hotels worldwide to clients in the Middle East and GCC
Al Basel Consultancy, a leading company in the high-end hospitality sector and a member of the Al Basel Group, has today announced a partnership with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, the global luxury hotel brand, to promote its 44 hotels worldwide to their clients in the Middle East and GCC.
The agreement was signed by Michael Hobson, Chief Marketing Officer, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group and Basel Al Kasem, CEO, Al Basel Group. Alison Styles, Vice-President Sales & Marketing EMEA and Adrian Hearn, Regional Director of Sales for the Middle West, both from Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, also attended the event together with Omar Al Kasem, Director of VIP accounts at Al Basel Group.
According to Al Basel Consultancy, the tourism industry has seen a dramatic increase in international travel from both the Middle East and GCC region. With this new partnership, Al Basel Consultancy will work on promoting Mandarin Oriental’s unique services and facilities to high-profile and discerning travellers who are expecting high-quality standards and luxurious accommodation.
“We have always admired Mandarin Oriental hotels for their design, their tranquillity and their sense of arrival. The feeling of relaxation is further heightened by the extraordinarily refined Asian hospitality delivered by the Group’s exceptional personnel,” said Basel Al Kasem. “We are very honoured to welcome Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group as a key partner, allowing us to live up to our commitment of only offering the best to our customers.”
“We are delighted to partner with the Al Basel Consultancy group, which is a very well established company in the travel industry. Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group prides itself on creating bespoke, unforgettable experiences for each and every guest, whether travelling for business or pleasure. Al Basel consultancy clearly understands and shares our vision, and we look forward to welcoming their VIP clients.” commented Michael Hobson.
About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand, the Group now operates, or has under development, 44 hotels representing close to 11,000 rooms in 25 countries, with 20 hotels in Asia, ten in The Americas and 14 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates or has under development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.
About Al Basel Consultancy
Al Basel Consultancy is a leading UAE-based high-end consultancy services provider. Since its establishment in (2007), the company has developed a wide portfolio of unique and innovative brokerage services that are collectively aimed at encouraging higher quality and best practices for the country’s current line of commercial and residential offerings while also attracting potential clients to invest into these offerings. Over the years, the company has managed to maintain a strong presence through its management of prestigious VIP projects combined with a continuously growing VIP network of partners and clients. Al Basel Consultancy offers five strategic services to its clients—segmenting the right partners in the GCC; quality standards across transactions; advanced residential & commercial brokerage; specialized advice on ROI options and the offer of due diligence. The company’s partners include Belhasa International Company, Najd Rent a Car, Al Basel Real Estate Brokers and Al Habtoor Hospitality.