Brian Nourallahi is new General Manager of Marriott Executive Apartments in Ethiopia

Brian NouroullahiAddis Ababa, Ethiopia – Brian Nourollahi has been appointed as the new General Manager to manage the first Marriott-branded Hotel in Sub Saharan Africa.

Marriott Executive Apartments will open this year, which marks Marriott’s first branded hotel entry into Sub Saharan Africa.

Selamawit Samuel, Executive Vice President of Sunshine Business, said: “Brain Nourollahi has been appointed the role of GM of Marriott Executive Apartments in Addis Ababa. Mr. Brian is a seasoned and successful operator with a strong passion for business. His operational experience is ideal to ensure a successful opening of a new Marriott property.”

Mr. Nourollahi has successfully managed the Marriott properties in Petra, Jordan and the Marriott Resort Taba Heights in Egypt. He will be arriving on Thursday to establish a good workforce on the ground for the MEA.