Hilton Addis Ababa today announced appointment of Claus Steiner as general manager.
Steiner brings 26 years of experience within Hilton Worldwide to his new role in Addis Ababa. In his previous role, Steiner was responsible for Hilton’s three resorts in the Republic of Seychelles: The Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa on Silhouette island, the Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa as well as the DoubleTree by Hilton Seychelles Allamanda Resort & Spa, both located on the main island, Mahe.
Steiner said, “I am very pleased to join Hilton Addis Ababa and look forward to leading this talented team. Together we will raise the bar of service excellence and create memorable experiences for our guests.”
Besides focusing on exceptional guest service, corporate responsibility is a core focus of his leadership. With an emphasis on Travel with Purpose, Hilton Worldwide’s corporate responsibility strategy, he has been the driving force behind numerous activities and events to support local communities. Steiner is also often seen in the media speaking about the hotel industry and due to his interest in leadership, diversity and human resources he has been also an active member of different Advisory Boards.