Robert Welanetz

Robert Welanetz

Executive Director

Robert Welanetz joined as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Majid Al Futtaim Properties in 16 February, 2016.

As Blackstone Real Estate’s Global Retail Real Estate Advisor since 2008, Robert has been responsible for assisting in sourcing and creating investment strategies, underwriting acquisition targets and determining strategic asset management guidance within the company’s real estate portfolio. Initially based in Shanghai, China. Robert sat on several boards, most recently as Chairman of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) a global trade associate with more than 70,000 members in over 100 countries.