Saudi Arabia Hotel Investment Conference

22-23 January 2019 | Marriott Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter

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SHIC Young Leader Award 2019 will be presented and recognised at the Saudi Hotel Investment Conference during lunch break at the Marriott Diplomatic Quarters on 23 January 2019.

This inaugural award celebrates the contributions and achievements of a young Saudi national, under 30 years old, within the hospitality industry who has managed to make an extraordinary or inspirational start to their career to-date.

The winner receives:

  1. Full access to the Saudi Hotel Investment Conference
  2. Two-day Leadership Course and a Certificate of Participation from the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management in Dubai. Flights and accommodation will be provided. 

The nominees will be judged on the following criteria: 

  1. A one-minute video of themselves explaining why they should win this award
  2. Their relevant CV outlining their experience and accomplishments
  3. A testimonial from a credible reference on why this person should win the YLA 

Nominations are now closed.

MEET THE JUDGES

Louis Abi Abboud photo

Louis Abi Abboud

Accor Middle East

Louis Abi Abboud

Vice President Development – Accor Middle East

Bio
Dr Badr Al Badr photo

Dr Badr Al Badr

Dur Hospitality

Dr Badr Al Badr

Chief Executive Officer – Dur Hospitality

Bio
Solange Corm photo

Solange Corm

Hilton

Solange Corm

Director Talent Acquisition for Middle East, Africa & Turkey – Hilton

Bio
Rabih Feghali photo

Rabih Feghali

Ròya International

Rabih Feghali

Vice President - Business Development & Investor Relations – Ròya International

Bio
Reem Garash photo

Reem Garash

Shada Hospitality Co.

Reem Garash

Chief Executive Officer – Shada Hospitality Co.

Bio
Pascal Gauvin photo

Pascal Gauvin

IHG

Pascal Gauvin

Managing Director - IMEA – IHG

Bio
Abeer Al Hashimi  photo

Abeer Al Hashimi

Takamol Holding

Abeer Al Hashimi

Vice President, Upskilling – Takamol Holding

Bio
Gasem Al Maimani photo

Gasem Al Maimani

Taiba Holding Company

Gasem Al Maimani

CEO – Taiba Holding Company

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Amine Moukarzel photo

Amine Moukarzel

Louvre Hotels Group

Amine Moukarzel

President, MENA Region – Louvre Hotels Group

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Jad Shamseddin photo

Jad Shamseddin

Al Hokair Group

Jad Shamseddin

Managing Director - Hotels Division – Al Hokair Group

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Guido De Wilde photo

Guido De Wilde

Marriott International

Guido De Wilde

Chief Operating Officer - Middle East – Marriott International

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Shuja Zaidi photo

Shuja Zaidi

Equinox Hospitality

Shuja Zaidi

Principal – Equinox Hospitality

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