Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice Chairman and CEO, Al Habtoor Group welcomed senior executives from Swiss Private Banking Group Julius Baer on Thursday November 26, 2015. The delegation included Daniel J. Sauter, Chairman of the Board of Directors; Remy Bersier, Head Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa and Member of the Executive Board; Daniel Savary, Global Head Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East (EMME) markets; Jean Pierre Dib, Director, Middle East.
Mohammed Al Habtoor told the delegation about the Group’s core assets, with a focus on the hospitality and automotive sectors. The Al Habtoor Group has seen rapid growth in the hospitality sector in recent years. It recently opened The St. Regis Dubai, the first of three five-star hotels to open within the Al Habtoor City upmarket development. The W Dubai - Al Habtoor City and The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City are due to open early next year. In addition, the Al Habtoor Group is developing its first-ever five-star Polo resort in DubaiLand - The Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club, which will include a second St. Regis hotel. Plus, it is building a new Metropolitan Hotel Dubai on Sheikh Zayed Road.