W Doha Hotel & Residences, the first luxury lifestyle hotel in Qatar, is excited to announce the appointment of Andrea Magno as Director of its award-winning B&F outlets, including Spice Market and Market inspired by Michelin Starred Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten; La Spiga by Paper Moon, Wahm, Crystal, W Café and the property’s catering service and in-room dining.
Bringing more than 15 years of hospitality experience, the Italian born food and beverage enthusiast has worked at an array of prestigious properties including the Hotel de Russie, in Rome as well as the Shangri-La Beijing in 2009 after having established a decade of management experience with hotel-based food and beverage operations of different brands.
Prior to joining W Doha Hotel & Residences, he held the position of Executive Director of Food & Beverage at Swissôtel Sochi Kamelia, Sochi in Russia.
Commenting on the appointment, Safak Guvenc, General Manager of W Doha Hotel & Residences said: “We are delighted that Andrea has joined the B&F team and look forward to him developing new and innovative ideas whilst supporting the talented team in delivering great experiences for our guests. With a diverse background in some of the world’s most notable luxury hotels, we are sure Andrea will bring much value to the hotel and our world-class dining venues.”