Debrah Dhugga, COO of the Apartment Group in the North East, has announced the appointment of a new general manager to head up a boutique hotel in Northumberland in the portfolio.
Dhugga, who left her position as managing director at Dukes earlier this year after a decade, has welcomed Andrew Broom to take on the role of GM at French-inspired design boutique hotel, Le Petit Château.
Broom has extensive experience in the luxury hotels sector, having worked for the likes of Hilton, Accor and Gainford Group.
He joins from his most recent role as general manager at the Gainford Group in Newcastle.
Speaking on his appointment, Broom said he was ‘delighted’ to join Le Petit Château and was looking forward to working for ‘such a great lifestyle brand’.
Dhugga said: “I am delighted to welcome Andrew to the team his experience in food and beverage and people leadership were a great attention to the team. His energy and drive to deliver the simple things well fit our values perfectly.”
Le Petit Château is a popular wedding venue.