UK sales and marketing agencyAMG has appointed a new key account manager for Emaar Hospitality.

Claire Coid will manage a portfolio of trade accounts, work in partnership with UAE tourism offices and give product updates for travel agent and operator partners.

She was previously an account manager at Maritim Hotels and has also worked for American Express and Thomas Cook.

The Emaar Hospitality Group includes three hotel brands in Dubai: Address Hotels + Resorts; Vida Hotels and Resorts and Rove Hotels.

Nadine Rankin, AMG’s joint chief executive, said: “We are delighted to welcome Claire to the AMG team and see her role as an important one for establishing important communication and relationships with travel agent and tour operators who wish to find out more about Emaar Hospitality.”

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