Sharjah Investment and Development Authority - Shurooq
Director of Business Development
A Lebanese/American, Mr Armaly has over 25 years of in-depth experience in real estate, hospitality development and corporate strategy. In his current role, Mr Armaly has a keen focus on investment and trade promotions for the Authority as well as project development. In line with the Government of Sharjah’s mandate, issued in 2009 by His Highness the Ruler, the Business Development team, has been instrumental in promoting Sharjah as a preferred destination for international investments activities.
Prior to Joining (Shurooq), Elie Armaly held senior positions with international Hotel chains, in addition to one of the UAE’s leading business group’s as their real estate Business Development Director. In his most recent role, with Roya International, a leading consultancy firm, Elie Armaly was involved in diverse and sometimes complex multifaceted assignments with regional and international developers.
His main areas of expertise include, but are not limited to, Investment Relations, Overall Strategic Business Planning and Execution, Market and Financial Feasibility Studies, Sales & Marketing, Product Development, Real Estate, Hospitality, Leisure, and Asset Management. Mr Armaly is a Business Administration graduate from the University of Maryland College Park and a Hotel Management graduate from Montgomery College.
Elie Armaly, Director of Business Development, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority - Shurooq
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