Everything DiSC Workplace Certified Facilitator
Digital Marketer, Mental Health & Well-Being Advocate
Lina is a highly skilled and qualified Learning & Development professional specializing in Hospitality management. She’s a certified facilitator in Everything DiSC Workplace® and is currently working on being an accredited facilitator in The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team® by John Wiley & Sons Inc., USA. In addition to being a Learning & Development Manager for a lifestyle hotel brand, Lina supports leaders in driving their teams and organizations through Emotional intelligence.
Her first career was in fine dining restaurant operations and Lina is still very much passionate about customer experience & service excellence. She has trained 300+ F&B professionals on signature standards and 5-star service. This, along with her capabilities in facilitation, performance management and team dynamics, she offers a unique combination of expertise that’s much needed in today’s fast-growing talent & development arena.
With over 4 years of operational and management experience in Food & Beverage and 8 years of experience at Jumeirah Group International, Lina has extensive knowledge of Food & Beverage, the hospitality industry, as well as a strong experience in learning & development practices.
Bilingual in Arabic and English, Lina has lived and worked in Syria, USA and the UAE.
In her free time, you can find her by the beach learning how to surf or at a local café with a hot cup of coffee and a book.