14 August 2019
Hyatt Regency Birmingham has appointed Mohammad Labban as its new general manager.
Originally from Beirut, Lebanon, he studied hospitality management in Cyprus and as a young graduate was quickly snapped up by Hyatt.
He has maintained a career in the hotel group spanning 22 years.
Beginning his Hyatt career in sales and marketing and business development in 5* hotels including Hyatt Regency Jeddah, Grand Hyatt Amman, Park Hyatt Dubai and Hyatt Regency Dubai.
He held his first general manager role in India at Hyatt Regency Pune, followed by Hyatt Regency Sharm E Sheikh in Egypt and Hyatt Regency Aqaba Ayla Resort, in Jordan.
Mohammad (pictured) gained valuable insights into the hotel industry through working in different countries and different cultures.
Mohammad commented: “I’ve had some amazing opportunities with Hyatt so far and I am now extremely looking forward to successfully undertaking this fantastic experience at Hyatt Regency Birmingham.
“Birmingham has always been a very special place to me – it is where my wife went to university and where I chose to propose to her many years ago. I cannot wait to explore everything that this glorious city has to offer and have a feeling that my family and I are going to feel very at home here.”