Tamer Refaat has been named as the new director of sales and marketing at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) Citystars.

Refaat has gained more than 20 years of hospitality experience, including extensive knowledge of the Egyptian luxury market.

Prior to joining the group, Tamer worked as director of sales and marketing for Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh. 

In his new role, Tamer will be responsible for leading the development and execution of strategic sales and marketing plans in the three IHG Citystars hotels and will continue the efforts to deliver outstanding guests service and financial profitability.