Yousef is the EY Global Hospitality Leader, and the EY MENA real estate, hospitality and construction sector leader for the Middle East and North Africa region, based in Dubai.
With over 20 years of transaction and strategic advisory experience, Yousef has led the region’s largest M&A deals in real estate and hospitality sector and also led one of the largest global hospitality deals that involved a portfolio of hospitality assets across the globe. Additionally, he led and acted as quality assurance partner on a number of large mixed-use development projects across the region.
Speaking at In Sync Virtual Event
Diversification of Hospitality and Hotelisation of Real Estate: A Safer Way to Recover from the Crisis?
Cross integration of hospitality into other real estate segments - adjacent spaces such as offices, retail, residential, student accomodation and more - was a key trend in real estate. With many hospitality businesses permanently shutting down, how will the surplus real estate be re-purposed?