June 9, 2014 – Edinburgh-based Xpress Recruitment, specialists in hospitality, retail and sales recruitment, has named Annie Boslem as associate director of its new Middle East and Asia executive search and selection division. Ms. Boslem has more than 20 years’ experience within the hotel industry, having held positions at Starwood, Inter-Contienental, Shangri-La and Taj Hotels. She moved to the Middle East in 1998 and has been based in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Oman and Malaysia during her career. She began specializing in deluxe hotel recruitment in 2000. “The response to the new service has been very positive so far with a number of existing clients looking to take advantage of Annie’s extensive expertise for a number of senior management roles. We are pleased to have such a well-respected figure at the helm of this exciting new venture,” said Paul Wilson, managing director.