Mall of Qatar

Team

McARTHUR + COMPANY is proud of our internationally diverse, growing team. Driven by strong leadership with over 150 years cumulative experience in retail real estate industry, the principal team has an exceptionally strong international network of retailers, developers and suppliers. Our approach is collaborative and focused on assisting our clients in achieving their investment goals. Each McARTHUR + COMPANY project is directed by Phil McArthur and tailored for our clients specific needs.

 

PHIL McARTHUR, CRX, CSM, CDP

MANAGING DIRECTOR With a 36-year career track record in the development and expansion of shopping centres globally, Phil has an international reputation for delivering highly-successful projects across the Middle East, North America, North Africa and Asia.
His past senior executive positions include companies such as global Real Estate giant Ivanhoe Cambridge, Al Futtaim Group, CityStars, MAF Shopping Centres and Brookfield Properties.

KHALIFA FURQAN ATHAR, CA, CMA (UK)

PARTNER/DIRECTOR, STRATEGIC PLANNING, FINANCE Furqan’s expertise in shopping centre investment, underwriting, and operational finance is well-known across the region. He has extensive experience in all aspects of the shopping centre industry, most specifically in investment management and value creation.

TOM DVORACEK

DIRECTOR, RETAIL DEVELOPMENT  Tom leads the research, development and operations advisory team at McARTHUR + COMPANY. He has more than a fifteen years of experience in retail development, asset management, operations and leasing with Dubai-based real estate giants such as Al Futtaim Group Real Estate, Majid Al Futtaim Properties and Emaar Malls Group.

AMIT PURI

GENERAL MANAGER, LEASING Amit is a fully-qualified architect and passionate real estate professional with more than 15 years’ experience. He currently spearheads the implementation and management of strategic leasing initiatives, and conducts in-depth analyses of markets and customised tenant mix solutions.

Usman Saqib

GENERAL MANAGER, FINANCE Usman is a highly accomplished, innovative and performance-driven Finance and Accounts Professional with over 7 years of an extensive experience in Accounting and Finance Operations. He has been previously associated with Ersnt & Young and AkzoNobel. His comprehensive experience in Strategic Financial Planning, Budgeting & MIS, IFRS and mobilization of funds for new growth opportunities has helped in delivering consistent results.

HAMIDREZA HASSANZADDEH

MANAGER, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT – IRAN An Iranian national with more than seven years’ experience in real estate development, Hamidreza specialises in leasing, marketing, asset and property ‎management for office and retail projects – delivering McARTHUR + COMPANY’s knowledge and experience to Iran’s dynamic retail property market.

HENRY HU PENGCHENG

ASSET MANAGER Henry has more than 6 years’ of experience in Project Development, Financial Management, Property Management and Leasing Management in Dubai and Bahrain.He has Master of Professional Accounting from University of Sydney Australia and belongs to the top 20% of the class.

HITESH MIRANI, BSc

LEASING EXECUTIVE Hitesh has over 4 years’ of management and 8 years of sales/marketing experience across Canada and UAE.He is previously connected with a Real Estate Company and worked as General Manager wherein he manages the daily operation and was able to inspire a multi-cultural team towards common goals in attaining and delivery of sales and leasing objectives of the company.

RANA EL DEGWEY, BMc

SENIOR LEASING EXECUTIVE Bachelors of Mass communication graduate. An overall of 9 years’ experience in Real-Estate, Banking, Retail Leasing and Marketing. Rana has worked for various companies including Emaar, Damac and Al Futtaim Group where she was part of Cairo Festival City Mall opening Leasing Team.

RANA HASSAN, BSC

SENIOR LEASING EXECUTIVE Rana holds a Bsc in commerce and business administration with over 11 years of experience in the Shopping centers & Retail leasing sector in Egypt and has worked for the largest integrated project in Egypt, the 750,000 m2 “Citystars” mixed used development in Cairo`s Heliopolis District.