Making the announcement, Laurent A. Voivenel, senior vice president – operations & development, EMEA & India, Swiss-Belhotel International, stated, “We are pleased to appoint Junaid to lead the team at Swiss-Belresidences Juffair in Bahrain. Junaid has excellent experience and expertise in the hospitality sector having worked his way up from the ranks. We are confident under his leadership this superb property will achieve greater success while delivering memorable guest experiences.”
A Pakistani national, Tehseen holds a Bachelors’ Degree from Karachi University as well as Hospitality Management certification from Cornell University. During the course of his career, he was also awarded numerous recognitions.
Tehseen took his first steps in the hospitality industry in 2000 as a guest service agent at the Karachi Sheraton Hotel & Towers. He moved to Dubai in 2002 joining the Sheraton Deira Hotel & Towers. After two years he once again returned to Karachi Sheraton Hotel & Towers and progressively worked his way up. In 2011 he took up the role of front office manager at Siji Hotel Apartments in Abu Dhabi. Prior to joining the Swiss-Belresidences Juffair, Bahrain, Tehseen served as the executive assistant manager rooms at the Majlis Grand Mercure Residence Abu Dhabi.