Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

April 2020 | United Arab Emirates

Speaker profile

Augostino Sfeir

Chief Investment Officer
United Real Estate Company (URC)

Mr. Augostino Sfeir, CFA, is the Chief Investment Officer at United Real Estate Company (URC), as well as a member of URC's Executive Management & Investment Committee. He sits on the board of various related companies.  Mr. Sfeir is a seasoned institutional Investment expert with 15+ years of extensive experience in managing large, complex investment portfolios, across all major asset classes, including private equity and real estate. Hands-on experience in asset management/consulting, Investment banking perspective strategy, as well as M&A & corporate finance activities at the corporate level.  Mr. Sfeir has a notable, multi-million transaction Deal List, which were executed during several prior positions.

He is currently responsible for all investments & strategic planning activities at URC, from originating, to carrying out due diligence, structuring, financing, negotiating and closing transactions.

Mr. Sfeir holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a focus on Finance, from Balamand University, Lebanon, and a certificate of completion in Hospitality Management from Conrad Hilton College - University of Houston, USA. He is also a CFA Charter holder.

See Augostino Sfeir speak in the following sessions:

Day Two - Wednesday 10th April 2019 →
Investor perspective: Alternative structures for finance and sources of funding for hotels; how do you bring in capital to hotel investments?