Louise Oakley
 The Hotelier Middle East

Louise Oakley is group editor of the hospitality titles at ITP Business Publishing in Dubai. In this role, Louise is responsible for leading industry magazines Hotelier Middle East, Caterer Middle East and Arabian Travel News, as well as the hospitality group's online portal, HotelierMiddleEast.com. Louise also organises various hospitality industry events, including the Hotelier Middle East Awards, Caterer Middle East Awards and the Hotelier Middle East Great GM Debate conferences. She has been working with ITP for four years having moved to Dubai in 2007 to launch Leisure Manager Middle East. Louise previously wrote across a portfolio of hospitality, leisure and spa industry magazines in the UK, with roles including managing editor of Health Club Management and contributing editor of Spa Business. Louise is a NCTJ-accredited journalist and a graduate of the University of Nottingham.