Faycal Bennani has been appointed general manager at Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo.
Bennani, who has more than 10 years experience in the hospitality industry, joins after spending three years as general manager at Hampton by Hilton Derby.
The hotel is the first Hampton by Hilton property to open in central London.
Before joining Hilton Worldwide, Bennani worked as general manager at Holiday Inn Express Milton Keynes.
Bennani said: “I’m delighted to have joined such an exciting project and seeing it through from the initial planning stages to the grand opening.
“The hotel will offer guests affordable comfort, coupled with a great location and all the added amenities that travellers have come to expect from Hampton by Hilton.”