Todd Cilano has been appointed Regional Vice President and General Manager and of Four Seasons Hotel Doha. Cilano will be responsible for overseeing the Hotel, along with regional responsibilities supervisingFour Seasons hotels and resorts in Mauritius, Seychelles, Johannesburg and the Serengeti Lodge in Tanzania.
He makes the move to Doha from Four Seasons Resort Mauritius, where he successfully served in a similar role as Regional Vice President and General Manager. Under his leadership, Mauritius was continuously recognised as one of the top resorts in the world by well-respected travel authorities, including Forbes Travel Guide andTripAdvisor.
Joining Four Seasons in 1995, Cilano brings a wealth of luxury hospitality and management experience to Doha, along with a strong understanding of the Middle East having spent time at Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria andFour Seasons Hotel Riyadh. Throughout his 21-year career, Cilano has worked in eight different countries, leaving his mark at 11 Four Seasons properties with previous positions at Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria; Four SeasonsResort Chiang Mai and Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle in Thailand; Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok (formerly a Four Seasons hotel); Four Seasons Hotel London; Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh; Four Seasons Resort Nevis in the West Indies; Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara; and Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC, and most recently Four Seasons Resort Mauritius.
“Four Seasons Hotel Doha has been an integral part of the company’s success within the region and it’s truly a privilege to have the opportunity to work alongside this incredible team, a talented and dedicated group that has successfully led Four Seasons to be the premiere hotel in Qatar,” says Cilano.
Cilano hails from Buffalo, New York in the United States. He graduated from Saint Bonaventure University in New York with a Bachelor of Business Administration. When not in the office, he can be found enjoying his other favourite pastime, playing sports.