Education, licenses and certifications
Masters of Organizational Management (Honors), University of Phoenix.
BSBA Hospitality Management, University of Central Florida
Raki was named one of the “Top 20 Most Powerful Arab Hoteliers” and has over 15 years of experience in global hospitality ranging from sales, marketing, theme parks, revenue management and hotel development, most recently with FRHI Hotels & Resorts (Fairmont, Raffles, Swissôtel) as Regional Director, MEAI (annual revenues of USD $550M).
He developed hotel project pipeline exceeding USD $5B in assets and hotel deals for global luxury brands in 12 countries and 26 markets. Some of Raki’s related engagement include: