Stephen Meredith

General Manager, Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts

Stephen Meredith

General Manager, Steigenberger Hotels & Resorts

Biography

Stephen Meredith serves as General Manager of the recently opened cosmopolitan 5-star Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay and has more than 26 years experience in the hospitality industry in respected international brands across Africa, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Prior to taking over the reigns as General Manager, Stephen operated in the capacity of Executive Assistant Manager for the hotel. Some of his notable career roles include Director of Food and Beverage of the Convention Centre at Madinat Jumeirah and Jumeirah Hospitality, Dubai, where he saw through the region’s most high profile events with success including leading the team that undertook the catering at the inaugural Dubai World Cup; Food and Beverage Director of InterContinental Bangkok, where he turned around the  F&B operation and brought new energy and vision to the team; and Director of Food and Beverage, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi, where he saw through two successful Festive seasons and the complete revamp of the hotel’s Ramadan offering. At the Steigenberger Business Bay Stephen wrote the concept and launched The Backyard in a record 3 months, turning it into Dubai’s favorite urban retreat in its opening season.