Alisa Guo

Alisa Guo

Head of MarketingDesignation


Mrs. Guo is the Head of Marketing and is in charge of developing and implementing marketing plans and strategies to help create more awareness about ARIU through online and offline channels locally and internationally. Mrs. Guo runs the Marketing Department in ways that help student recruitment for our undergraduate and postgraduate academic programs.

Work Experience

Mrs. Guo has more than 16 years of work experience in Tourism & Hospitality. She started as a Student Intern at the world’s most luxurious iconic hotel, the Burj Al Arab in Dubai, and gained great knowledge and skills within the organization. Through her work excellence, she became a Senior Business Development Manager and won the Rising Star Award in Jumeirah Group Sales & Marketing Team.

She joined the elegant Italian Palace Hotel, Palazzo Versace, during the pre-opening phase as Associate Director of Sales for the Far East Asian Market. Apart from handling the business development aspect, she also enhanced her ability to work on other projects with various functions.

Mrs. Guo pursued another opportunity afterward to work with Expo 2020 Dubai, the first and largest worldwide exhibition in the Middle East, hosting 192 participating countries. She worked as a Manager in Ticketing under Commercial, and a Senior Manager in Market Strategy and Sales under Sales, Marketing & Communications, to promote this event, create awareness and drive international visitation until the event successfully concluded by the end of March 2022.


Mrs. Guo started to work at Al Rayyan International University College (ARIU) in partnership with the University of Derby as Head of Marketing in July 2022. She is passionate about creating awareness for ARIU and welcoming more students locally and internationally to our campus.