Hard Rock Promotes Nasskau

Exec named vice president of operations development

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Andrew Nasskau. Photo: Courtesy of Hard Rock Intl.

Hard Rock Intl. has promoted Andrew Nasskau to vice president of operations development. In that post, Nasskau will oversee pre-opening operations and development for the brand internationally, as well as its managed portfolio.

Most recently serving as the company’s area vice president of operations, Nasskau was responsible for overseeing the management of the brand’s hotels throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India. Nasskau joined Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos in 2015 as regional director of operations-EMEA, and was promoted to vice president of that region in 2016. Nasskau’s career also includes a 14-year stint with The Ritz-Carlton luxury hotels/resorts flag, as well as a role as corporate director of operations for London-based Luxury Hotel Partners in 2013.

“With more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Andrew is the perfect fit for the position of vice president operations development and we look forward to seeing his continued success,” says Dale Hipsh, senior vice president of hotels, Hard Rock Intl. “From serving guests to hoteliers, Andrew's career has been a stadium tour packed with sellout dates in London, Dubai, Tenerife and more.”