Abu Dhabi National Hotels
With more than 25 years in the hospitality industry, Khalid had the opportunity to manage various hotels under well-reputed international hotel chains in different countries.
Khalid has had exposure to different business models, resorts, city hotels and mix used development.
Before joining Abu Dhabi National Hotels, Khalid spent 5 years in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He was the Managing Director of Al Hokair Group, where he played a key role in the group’s successful IPO and its impressive expansion.
Khalid a 52 yr old Finnish citizen of Moroccan origin holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the Strathclyde University, United Kingdom.
11:30 AM PANEL DISCUSSION: Enhancing the competitiveness of hotels and resorts and envisioning the future of the regional economy
- Key driving factors behind the impressive pipeline of hotels coming up in the Middle East
- Life after Expo 2020: Future plans to ensure the continued prominence of the hospitality industry after the expo is over
- Strategies to cope with the supply and demand challenges and maintaining high Average Daily Rates given the rising competitiveness