With a career spanning over 22 years, H.E. Hamad is truly dedicated to the growth of the region. He holds several executive positions at companies in the UAE, and serves as a board member at a number of prominent investment, finance, real estate and trading institutions across the region. H.E. Hamad also serves as Chairman and Board Member of several government and private institutions including leading investment firms.
With more than 37 years’ experience with some of the world’s most respected real estate development companies, Mounir has delivered an array of world-class, multi-billion-dollar projects, as well as overseeing program and construction management for complex infrastructure projects and business development in UAE, USA, Europe and the Middle East. In 2010, he co-founded LEAD Real Estate Developer, the management firm that provides full-cycle real estate development services.
Dr. Sahli has over 35 years of experience in real estate development and large program management projects. He held senior key positions and delivered projects in the US, Europe, Asia and Middle East. He holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University of Maryland and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Virginia.
Anthony is both an architect and city planner with extensive experience of more than forty years in the feasibility, programming, planning, design and management of large complex projects, with a specific focus on sustainability and regenerative design through integrating city planning, architecture and landscape architecture worldwide with 10 years in the UAE.
Ali Yassin is a United Kingdom registered and Chartered Global Management Accountant and holds a Masters in Finance from the London School of Economics. With over 20 years’ worth of experience in the UK and UAE, he covered a diversity of sectors including international real estate development and investment, healthcare, banking, and private equity
Mahmoud has 21 years’ experience in the real estate development sector. He held several managerial positions with major real estate developers in UAE. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Architecture from the American University of Beirut (AUB) and a Masters Degree in Real Estate Finance and Investments from New York University (NYU).
A Fellow member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in the United Kingdom Charalambos (Bambos) is a seasoned professional with a career spanning over 40 years in both the construction and real estate development sectors where he has gained extensive experience whilst being employed by Clients, Consultants and Contractors.
Rob is a property professional with over 30 years’ experience in Real estate development, Property and Asset Management and corporate real estate. He has held senior positions in multinationals and Government entities and delivered significant Projects and Asset Management programmes in the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. Holding a BBA Degree, IMM Diploma in Marketing and he is an MRICS registered Chartered Surveyor.
With extensive experience in property development and business management and a career spanning more than 35 years, Clark has worked in multiple geographies within Australia, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, where he has designed, delivered and sold a variety of projects with a focus on master-planned communities and large mixed-use projects.
Holding a master degree in Mechanical engineering and FM, Isam is expert in Facilities and Properties management with over 35 years of intensive experience in managing variety of properties including mixed-use residential, commercial, retail and hospitality of large complex projects.
Mazen has 28 years of experience in the real estate development industry with extensive experience in large scale waterfront development, mixed used, residential community, business campus, hospitality, commercial and educational class assets during the entire development’s life cycle. Mazen is a holder of BA in Architecture and EMBA from the American University of Beirut.
With more than 35 years of experience in delivering a wide range of real estate and infrastructure assets in the GCC and the US. Abdullatif has an established track record of successfully completing some of the region’s most enduring developments. He holds an M.S. in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Pennsylvania.
B.Sc. Degree holder in Civil Engineering - Construction and Projects Management with 25 years of experience in the planning, design, tendering, construction supervision and projects management of mega Developments and mixed-use Public Realm & infrastructure projects in United Arab Emirates and Jordan. Delivered Several mixed -use commercial, residential and Retail mega developments in UAE that was recognized as a world-class master development projects.
Ahmed has 23 years’ experience in the Delivery of sophisticated Projects. He worked in several senior roles; within some of the most reputable organizations, including Main Contracting, Program/Project Management and world class Oil company, in iconic multibillion-dollar sector experience in Luxury Commercial, Mixed-Use, Residential, Five Star Hospitality and Destination Retail.
Mieke is a senior Brand and Marketing Strategist who has a passion for developing and growing brands and projects. After spending over a decade working in Real Estate Development Marketing for UAE based multimillion dollar companies and brands, Mieke knows what drives sales conversions, successful project launches and media attention.
Antoine Salameh is an experienced sales director with 17 years of demonstrated history in the real estate industry. He held several managerial positions with real estate developers in UAE. Skilled in business planning, sales, negotiation and management. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Advertising & Marketing from Notre Dame University (NDU).
Graduated in Management and Marketing at the University of Tunis, Senda has acquired 20 years’ experience across diverse institutions and industries. Senda masters the Marketing process from concept to strategy, and delivery. She champions target-based campaigns serving the business strategy to drive record-high conversion rates.
Graduated in Quantity Surveying from the University of Northumbria in Newcastle. Chris has acquired over 22 years’ experience in the construction industry and has been involved with diverse teams to successfully deliver multiple projects within consultancy and development organisations across the Middle East and UK.
Graduated in applied Science in Building Technology from University of South Australia, Muhammad has acquired over 30 years of experience in the construction industry and has been involved with diverse teams to successfully deliver mega-projects within contracting, consultancy and client organizations in Australia, Asia and the Middle East.
With more than 22 years of industry experience, Lewis has delivered some of the region’s most prestigious developments, including: Misk City - KSA, King Abdullah Financial District - KSA, Abu Dhabi Airport Expansion, DP World Al Hamriyah Port Redevelopment and Emirates Aluminium Expansion Al Taweelah. Lewis has also worked in key roles in client bodies, heading up the Delivery of King Abdullah Financial District and Projects at Abu Dhabi Airport.