Gates Hospitality has made a new appointment with Conchi Mari Ramos joining the team as general manager of Stoke House.
The Spanish national will oversee a team of 45 at the international restaurant located in Dubai’s DAMAC Hills community, and is responsible for operations across all departments within the venue.
Gates Hospitality chief executive and founder Naim Maadad said: “With over seven years local experience under her belt, Conchi brings a broad experience, impressive adaptability and deep passion for the hospitality scene. Her entrepreneurial and strategical approach towards creatively driving performance will contribute to our overall accomplishments.”
Ramos has previously worked at a number of well-known Dubai venues, including Salero at Kempinksi Mall of the Emirates, where she was restaurant manager, before joining Mexican concept La Carnita at InterContinental Dubai Marina as general manager, and then heading up The Loft at Dubai Opera House as GM also.
Among Ramos’s tasks at Stoke House will be to develop and implement growth strategies, anticipate client needs and develop solutions to meet those needs, and manage staff performance in accordance with established standards.