The Radisson Blu Addis Ababa is pleased to announce that Mr. Heimo Leitgeb has been appointed as the new General Manager as of January 17, 2019.


Mr. Heimo comes from Austria and brings over forty years of hotel experience to the 212-room iconic Addis Ababa property, having graduated from Hotel School in Innsbruck -Hall, Austria back in 1973.


Mr. Heimo’s career began in the Bahamas. He has also worked for Intercontinental Hotels, Peninsula, Shangri La and the Radisson Hotel Group in the following countries:  Bahamas, Haiti, Asia, the Middle East, China and Europe including as Regional Director for Austria and Eastern Europe.


After 15 years of working in Europe, his last assignment was for the Radisson Blu Hotel in Shanghai as General Manager of the Radisson Blu Forest Manor Shanghai, China; a magnificent Flagship property for China & Asia under the Radisson Hotel Group.

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