Xn protel Systems opens Dubai office and announces acquisition of the Dubai business of protel hotel
Posted on November 19, 2017
Xn protel Systems Group Limited is very pleased to announce that it has now opened a new office in Dubai and has agreed to acquire the business and assets of protel hotelsoftware GmbH ( “protel”) operation in Dubai ( “protel Dubai ” )
The acquisition is part of a new recently announced strategic collaboration with protel, a leading international property management software vendor.
Xn protel Systems ME FZE ( “ Xn protel ME “ ) , the new Dubai company, will operate from the Techno Hub in Dubai Silicon Oasis. The acquisition of protel Dubai is expected to be completed in the next few months and the enlarged company will form a strong new hotel technology business, serving the GCCI region. Magued Malek, the head of protel Dubai , will join Xn protel ME in the role of regional sales director. The team in Dubai will also be supported by Xn protel's office in India.
Xn protel ME provides hoteliers with a comprehensive range of business solutions, including protel PMS and Xn protel's range of POS & Mobile POS, CRS, mobile guest apps, business intelligence, and leisure management systems.
Emmanuel Clavé, Vice President of Xn protel GCCI region , commented: “I am delighted to be leading this new business unit for Xn protel. The GCCI , and Middle East in particular , is a very buoyant market for the hotel industry and I am very excited to bring Xn protel’s class leading solutions to the region.
In my previous role as a Group IT director I know the challenges and opportunities facing hotels in the increasingly complex world of technology. Hotels are now looking to take advantage of cloud and mobile technologies to get ever closer to their guest and increase the efficiency of their operations – I have worked with the solutions provided by Xn protel ME and as a result I am very confident that we can help hotels achieve their IT goals.”
Magued Malek , Regional Director of protel Dubai, commented: "The timing for this merger is perfect. With exciting projects in the pipeline, the Xn protel suite of products will complement protel PMS and provide the market with a comprehensive range of solutions from the one unified company. Having worked with Emmanuel and Xn protel for the last decade, I am very excited to be part of the team and contribute to their success in the region.”
Xn protel Systems is proud to be a Silver Sponsor of the Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF) where we will be showcasing our POS solutions: XnPos, XnPos Mobile and our mobile application: MyHotel