At a grand cocktail reception held on Monday, April 24th, Roda Hotels & Resorts’ management announced the appointment of Mohamed Aghoury as the renowned five star property’s General Manager. The event was a celebration of the new appointment and an opportunity to introduce guests to the property’s unique and one of a kind hospitality concepts.
The guests, media , bloggers & special guests were taken to a remarkable culinary journey, where all the restaurants of this property gathered under one roof . A myriad of food stalls showcased their respective cuisines. Guests enjoyed their favorite cuisines served at live cooking stations and generous sampling of food.
Restaurants like Bambooda Pan Asian Restaurant had a great spread of its salads, starters & main dishes like Seafood Salad, Papaya Salad, Pomelo Salad, Crab rolls,Vegetable Spring Rolls, Lamb Masaman, Red Seafood Curry, Green Chicken Curry and much more.
Japanese restaurant offered amazingly lavish assorted sushis.
Tabule , authentic Arabic Cuisine had all the Arabic specialties, hot & cold mezzes etc.
Jodhpur Royal Dining entertained foodies with its Indian fusion recipes, where different dishes were served with a twist like Macaroon Chaat, Lotus Treacle Tart and a lot more from their menu.
Roda Grill had variety of sliders like Tuna Slider, Chapply Kebab Slider, Rossini Slider, Miso Glaze lamb Shoulder etc.
Pergolas All Day Dining Restaurant had its distinguished stall with a huge showcase of Salmon & other seafood recipes like Beetroot Marinated Salmon, Sugarcane Marinated Salmon, & other generous seafood on offer.
An enormous display of desserts/sweets was done which included all sorts of cakes, pastries, chesse cakes, tiramisus, pies, tarts, custards etc & a separate display for Arabic sweets was arranged where all Arabic delicacies were available.
Sorbets & icecreams were also served.
It was a great food indulgence evening along with generously flowing fresh juices & food.
General Manager Mohamed Aghoury was born in Alexandria, Egypt, Aghoury is a Canadian citizen bringing with him international hospitality experience gained over the years working across various prestigious brand portfolios. Aghoury’ s distinguished background in the hospitality industry combined with a thorough understanding of the local market will ensure the reputation of the five-star hotel continues to grow from strength to strength
Holding a Bachelor degree in Accounting and Business Administration as well as a Sales & Marketing diploma obtained at the American University of Cairo, Mohamed has developed a real passion for the hospitality industry.
Aghoury joins RODA Al Murooj from a variety of roles with Starwood Hotels and Resorts in United Arab Emirates as well as in Egypt , including most recently The Meydan Hotel & Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & SPA’ in the capacity Cluster General Manager for the property.
“RODA Al Murooj is an integral part of Dubai society and I am excited to lead the dynamic team to drive the continued success of the property. Dubai has grown and developed at an incredible pace recently and I’m fortunate to be part of this vibrant community. “Said Aghoury
Al Murooj is already a landmark in Dubai, showcasing a fantastic location in heart of the city, combined with unique architecture and excellent service culture.
“I am honoured to be part of this venture and share my experience with the team as we drive Roda Al Murooj to greater heights of success. Added Aghoury.