Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

09 – 11 April 2019 | AHIC Village, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates

Speaker profile

Yasser bin Faisal Al-Sharif

Chief Executive Officer, Jabal Omar Development Company

Mr. Yasser bin Faisal Al-Sharif is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Jabal Omar Development Company (JODC).  Prior to joining JODC he was CEO & MD of various multinational companies in Saudi Arabia. 

Mr. Yasser Al-Sharif joined JODC in March 2016 and leads to oversee the team that delivers the trade mark hospitality of the Arab World through its projects in Makkah Al Mukarramah.  He has chaired a number of companies, and also assumed leadership positions in investment and risk management. In addition to serving as Board of Director and Members of Executive Committees of several listed (on Tadawul) and private companies and also educational institutions, while Mr. Yasser is currently the Chairman of Central District Cooling Company (CDCC). 

Mr. Yasser Al-Sharif holds a General Management Program (Executive) degree from Harvard Business School, a Master's degree in Risk Management from the New York University (NYU), and a Bachelor's degree in Finance from the King Abdulaziz University (KAU). In addition to the above, he had attended many executive finance courses and received professional certificates from local and international universities and relevant authorities with a focus on Financial Engineering, and Asset, Investment and Risk Management.