Gassim continues its expansion in Algeria

  • October 2, 2018

Following the Ibis Hotel Alger Airport Bab Ezzouar, Gassim has signed an Owner’s Assistance contract for the Novotel Hotel Alger Airport Bab Ezzouar.  The new building will have 255 rooms and should be delivered in 24 months by a design & build contractor. This hotel is developed by Sieha, a joint venture between Mehri Group and Accor Hotels.

About AccorHotels

AccorHotels is a world-leading travel & lifestyle group and digital innovator offering unique experiences in more than 4,300 hotels, resorts and residences across 100 different countries.

With an unrivalled portfolio of internationally renowned hotel brands encompassing the entire range from luxury to economy, from upscale to lifestyle and midscale brands, AccorHotels has been providing savoir-faire and expertise for more than 50 years.

About Sieha (Societe immobiliere et d’exploitation hotelière algérienne)

Sieha is a partnership between the Mehri Group ( and Accor since 2005. The objective of Sieha is to develop 24 hotels Ibis or Novotel around Algeria. To day 7 hotels are under operation in Alger, Oran, Constantine, Setif, Tlemcem.

About Andre Guillou

Andre has more than 30 years as a contractor. He has a vast knowledge in construction, management of companies and negotiation skills to facilitate the action of players in project development and project management. He can add value by utilizing his attributes and multi-disciplined skills achieved during his long-standing career.

He develops his expertise during 10 years in Saudi Arabia and United Kingdom with Yves Dumont. He worked in Poland, Hungary, Malaysia, Romania. Before joining Gassim, André was the Managing Director of Bouygues Bâtiment International in Nigeria.