Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

April 2020 | United Arab Emirates

SEE YOU IN 2020

Synchronised for success

In the three days you spend with us, you will experience an enhanced AHIC like never before! It will be here, away from the day to day routines, where you will have the opportunity to focus on insights shared by world-class speakers, creating relationships and discovering opportunities which will drive your business forward.

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Jonathan Worsley, Chairman, Bench Events

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Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, and founding patron, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Airports, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and CEO of Emirates Airline and Group.

Among the new speakers IN 2019 are

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His Excellency Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal

Sharjah Investment and Development Authority - Shurooq

His Excellency Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal

Executive Chairman – Sharjah Investment and Development Authority - Shurooq

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Sébastien Bazin

Accor

Sébastien Bazin

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer – Accor

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Ian Carter

Hilton

Ian Carter

President, Global Development, Architecture, Design & Construction – Hilton

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Jennifer Fox

Bench Events Advisory Board Member

Jennifer Fox

– Bench Events Advisory Board Member

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Benson Huang

Sichuan New World Investment Group

Benson Huang

Chairman of the Board & Managing Director, – Sichuan New World Investment Group

Bio
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Marloes Knippenberg

Kerten Hospitality

Marloes Knippenberg

Chief Executive Officer – Kerten Hospitality

Bio
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Dimitris Manikis

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

Dimitris Manikis

President & Managing Director - Europe, Middle East, Eurasia, Africa – Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

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Jay Rosen

The Red Sea Development Company

Jay Rosen

Head of Investment & Finance – The Red Sea Development Company

Bio
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John Probandt

Checkmate Investing

John Probandt

Co-founder – Checkmate Investing

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Augostino Sfeir

United Real Estate Company (URC)

Augostino Sfeir

Chief Investment Officer – United Real Estate Company (URC)

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Jad Shamseddin

Al Hokair Group

Jad Shamseddin

Managing Director - Hotels Division – Al Hokair Group

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Samuel Sidiqi

RAK Properties

Samuel Sidiqi

Chief Executive Officer – RAK Properties

Bio
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Abhinav Sinha

OYO Hotels and Homes

Abhinav Sinha

Global Chief Operating Officer – OYO Hotels and Homes

Bio
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Fettah Tamince

Rixos Hotels

Fettah Tamince

Founder and Chairman – Rixos Hotels

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Dr. Adam Wu

China Invests Overseas by CBN

Dr. Adam Wu

Chief Operating Officer – China Invests Overseas by CBN

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AHIC CONTENT LIBRARY

In conversation with Jay Rosen, Head of Investment & Finance, The Red Sea Development Company

In conversation with Jay Rosen, Head of Investment & Finance, The Red Sea Development Company

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900 hotel investment experts gathering in Ras Al Khaimah under the theme ‘Synchronised for Success’

900 hotel investment experts gathering in Ras Al Khaimah under the theme ‘Synchronised for Success’

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AHIC Podcast - The recent successes of Melia Hotels in the MENA region

AHIC Podcast - The recent successes of Melia Hotels in the MENA region

Watch the highlights from AHIC 2018

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As the meeting place for leaders of the region’s tourism and hospitality investment industry, AHIC 2018 brought together diverse portfolio of speakers to share their perspectives on various market challenges, identify industry innovation and discuss opportunities. Download your copy to recap or see what you missed out on.

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Testimonials

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"The bar has been set for 2019....onwards and upwards! Great networking and meeting opportunities, set in comfortable and professional environment conducive to generating new deals, opportunities and possibilities."

Edward Harvey, Strategy & Development Director, Tricon – 2018 AHIC Delegate

"The quality of speakers, content and discussions has been really tremendous."

Jalil Mekouar, Chief Executive Officer, Hotels Majid Al Futtaim Properties – 2018 AHIC Speaker

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2019 Sponsors and Partners

AHIC is generously supported by brands and stakeholders dedicated to creating opportunities and growing the market every day. All sponsors will were in attendance in 2019.

Host Partner

Platinum Sponsors

Emerald Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Supercar Rental & Tours Partner

Tea Partner

Supporting Partners

Platinum Media Partners

Official publication

Industry Trade Media Partner

Media Partners

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