CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Robert Welanetz was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Majid Al Futtaim Properties in February 2016. Previously, Robert led Blackstone Real Estate’s Global Retail as Real Estate Advisor, where he was responsible for sourcing and creating investment strategies, underwriting acquisition targets and determining strategic asset management guidance. Robert has also served on several prominent boards, including his role as Chairman of the ICSC.
With a career spanning 38 years, Robert brings an unrivalled understanding of global retail real estate and portfolio management to Majid Al Futtaim. With his technical expertise and leadership skills, Robert is responsible for driving the company’s corporate vision, monitoring its performance, and supporting various business unit CEOs.