With the Tennis & Country Club, Fujairah close to opening, it only seemed appropriate that Fujairah got to know more about the new management team. Their key personnel share some life experiences, aspirations for the club and feelings about their new challenge. Meet Angelo, Royceton and Duncan!
Angelo Soysa, Club Manager, has over 2 decades of experience in the hospitality industry with a main focus on Food & Beverage. Angelo has been working in the UAE since 1988 starting his career in Hilton Abu Dhabi continuing to Sheraton Dammam and culminating at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah. With his many years of experience in the hospitality industry and dealing with customers Angelo is valued by both guests and employees. He sees the Tennis & Country Club, Fujairah as a place where the community can come together as one and enjoy all the facilities the club has to offer. With the excellent food offerings such as a McGettigans, H2O pool bar, tennis courts, large swimming pool, Evolution fitness center and more it is the ideal place to for people to relax and meet up. Angelo says: “The Tennis & Country Club, Fujairah is a great opportunity and has its challenges but most of all it is a great opportunity to give back to the community. I am looking forward to meeting everyone there and building a great place for everyone to have fun at.
Royceton Dsouza, Assistant Food & Beverage Manager, started his career in India working for well renowned hospitality organizations and continued his professional career with Princess Cruises, L.A. in 2001. He moved to the UAE in 2010 joining Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort where he further developed his skills within the hospitality industry. For the past years he has gained experiences in operational aspects as well as team management and guest satisfaction. He is a well-respected man by both the guests he serves as well as his fellow colleagues. With his hands on mentality Royceton is excited to start his journey to uplift the Tennis & Country Club, Fujairah with all its new members to join. Royceton; “I am fully aware that the nature of the relationship between members and the club need to constantly be adapted and believe that my background allows me to cater to this need while being aware of the requirements to satisfy and to remain compliant to the Tennis & Country Club, Fujairah.”
Duncan Andrews, is the Sports Activities Manager. Born and raised in the UK, will be joining the Tennis & Country Club, Fujairah Duncan has always had a great passion for sports varying from tennis which he played at a competitive level until the age of 16 to developing himself to a qualified fitness fanatic. Duncan holds many fitness qualifications which include 1 on 1 personal training, Level 2 fitness instructor, Level 3 personal trainer and Level 4 exercise referral specialist. While Duncan was in college he has gained a significant amount of knowledge about the hospitality industry by working in a restaurant in his home town as well as completing a 3 month training at Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort. With the experiences he gained he was able to increase his basic knowledge on the valuable importance of dealing with customers and providing exceptional service. Since the age of 3 Duncan has had the privilege of visiting the UAE for a good amount of 19 times making him aware of the culture and the country. Duncan is very excited about his new adventure and would like to convey a message to all future members. “I look forward to being part of a team that will be delivering not just a quality of service but a constantly enjoyable experience for every member and guest of the club.”