Tannock’s new role will consist of him managing the day-to-day runnings of the 147-bedroom hotel owned by Cairn Group.
He has over 30 years experience after starting his career in hotels in Loch Lomond and has most recently led the teams in two hotels in Aberdeen.
Commenting on Tannock’s appointment, Cairn Group’s HR director Richard Adams said: “Gavin’s experience speaks for itself having worked in various senior positions in reputable hotels throughout Scotland.
“His passion and enthusiasm are very apparent and we’re thrilled to welcome him to Cairn Group.”
Tannock said he is “grateful” to join the team at the Queensferry Crossing Hotel . He added: “We currently welcome a variety of visitors, some who live close by and others who have travelled from further afield to explore the nearby attractions and the capital city.
“I understand the importance of boosting tourism here in the area and fully support ongoing campaigns. As part of my new role, I’m keen to grow tourism attracting new guests to our venue from far and wide.”