Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

21-22 September 2020 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, U.A.E

Speaker profile

Oliviero Cassini

Director of Business Development

Oliviero Cassini brings almost 20 years of regional and international real estate and hospitality experience to the AMAALA team, having held Senior Consultancy, Asset Management, Development Management and Private Equity roles across the European, Middle Eastern and Asian real estate sector.

Prior to joining AMAALA, Oliviero was the General Manager of the Pragma Group, where he oversaw the group’s real estate and hospitality assets, including Roberto Cavalli restaurants, clubs and hotels and the development of a mixed use hotel and entertainment development in Dubai.

Previously, Oliviero served as an advisor to the CEO of a prominent GCC development company, working on a mixed use 35 square kilometer new city development. Oliviero was also the Vice President at a leading Private Equity firm in the MENASA region.

Prior to moving to the GCC region, Oliviero worked in London for Economics Research Associates, a boutique market research, tourism development and feasibility studies consultancy firm, conducting studies in over 25 different countries, for a variety of clients including financial institutions, private developers and government entities.

An Italian National, Oliviero has lived in a multitude of countries including Algeria, Cuba, USA, Switzerland, UK, Germany, Italy, Lebanon, UAE and now Saudi Arabia.