Chief Hospitality Officer
Claude Attala is Chief Hospitality Officer for Shamayel Development Company a real estate development company headquarted in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and master developer of “Mayasem” a 160-hectare site strategically located next to the Kingdom City development and the Obhur Creek, near the coast in the north of the new Jeddah. Claude applies extensive experience in the real estate and hospitality sectors to manage Shamayel’s hospitality and marketing development initiatives. Previously he was
Co Founder & Managing Partner of Z.65 Vision Collaborative; a development, design, advisory and management company with a key focus on residential and hotel developments in Africa and Asia. Prior to setting up Z.65 Vision Collaborative Claude was the Global Managing Director of NorthCourse Advisory Services, a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation and the leading global specialist in comprehensive research and consulting in all sectors of the hospitality and leisure real estate sectors, Claude has worked on key projects in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe ranging from the implementation of tourism master plans to hospitality development briefs for mixed used developments.
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Claude Attala, Chief Hospitality Officer, Shamayel Development