Founder & Managing Director
Ghaly Murthala is the Founder and Managing Director of Morteza Capital, the first institutional hotel investment, development and advisory platform specialising in the Maldives.
He is a regular speaker on Maldives-related panels at regional and international hotel investment conferences, and has been a member of the judging panel for the MATATO Travel Awards, a prominent travel industry event in the Maldives.
Ghaly has also advised the Maldivian government on developing tourism in the Maldives, including reviewing key legislation on hotel investments, and was formerly head of the Ministry of Tourism’s development division where he oversaw compliance for over 70 new resort developments projects.
Ghaly graduated with an MBA from Oxford University’s Saïd Business School, and a Bachelor of Tourism Management and Engineering from Universite de Toulouse le Mirail, France.
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Ghaly Murthala, Founder & Managing Director, Morteza Capital
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