Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

April 2020 | United Arab Emirates

Speaker profile

Imran Sheikh

Head of Investment & Acquisitions, Emirates REIT

Imran Sheikh is responsible for real estate investments and acquisitions across the Equitativa REIT portfolio. 

He has over 10 years of experience in investments and acquisitions spanning Europe and the Middle East. 

Prior to joining Equitativa, Mr. Sheikh was CEO of Dereyah East Ventures, an investment and asset management subsidiary for the Al Rashed Family Office. 

At Dereyah, he was instrumental in setting up the Dubai investment office, focusing on real estate acquisitions, asset management and alternative investments in the UAE, Europe and the US. 

Mr Sheikh holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from the University of North London and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from London Business School.  He is further an active member of a number of organizations and committees in the Private Equity, Real Estate and Emerging Market space.