This is contained in a statement issued by Mrs Nanji Tyem, Public Relations Manager Starwood Nigeria, in Abuja.
The statement also stated that Mr Hassan Ahdab was appointed Vice President, Regional Director-Africa & Indian Ocean.
It stated that prior to the appointment, Curran was Area Manager Cairo Hotels based at Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel and Spa in Egypt, a position he held since 2012.
“Curran, who is Irish by birth with education from Shannon College of Hotel Management and Cornell University, took on his first role with Starwood Hotels and Resorts in 2005 as General Manager at Le Méridien Pyramids Hotel & Spa.
“He has over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry and has filled various management positions in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Guyana and Egypt,’’ it stated.
It stated that hotel congratulated Curran and Ahdab on their appointment and wish them success in their new assignments.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world,
It has 1,128 property in nearly 100 countries and 154,000 employees.