Meet The Team

Osama Ma’ayah – Founder – Chief Executive Officer

Osama is driven by passion for the hospitality industry, with successful 40 years long career across all various fields of hotels operations, mainly, management, finance, owner representation , technical services and consultations, topped with hotels opening’s, while being a dedicated associate of Intercontinental Hotels Group since 1979, later Owner Representative for both the Jeddah Intercontinental Hotel, Movenpick City Star, while providing management support for both. Dar Al Taqwa Hotel – Medina and Al Murjan Beach & Resort while serving as the President of the Hospitality Industry Solutions company in Saudi Arabia.

Osama’s vision and experience led him to identify the need to group a team of highly motivated and experiences Hoteliers all under one roof, each in his line of experience to serve every  need to support and manage Hotels.

He and the Mark Team are committed to delivering Revenue increase, significant cost-savings, high professional services, ultimately leading to enhance the return on investment for the Owners and at cost effective fees and terms.

Osama have strong passion to develop new trends in Hospitality and with the Elite Team, all are decisive to make the Mark Hospitality a new strong challenge in the Market.

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“i am THANKFUL for my struggle because without it i wouldn’t have stumbled ACROSS my STRENGTH”

 

 

 

Nabil Khuzouz – Consultant – Assets Management & Hospitality

An experienced General Manager and Chief Financial Officer in the Hospitality Industry with a proven track record of turning around results of operations and performance of prominent hotels.

Nabil operates with a vision to lead the business by engaging people to implement the best standards of service, thus making good financial results for both the management and owners.

With Mark Hospitality, Nabil brings the wealth of 40 years of his experience gained at both InterContinental Hotels Group and Millennium Hotels to support organizations in managing and optimizing the return on their assets. He is instrumental in financial diagnostic and financial transformation offerings.

Nabil’s track record of achievements is further enhanced by his reputation of integrity, competence and service excellence.

 

During his service Nabil was awarded,

-IHG (Internal Audit Excellence Award for 2010) for being best in EMEA.

-Jordan Hotels Associations – Tourism distinguished “Award Hotel for 2011”

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“if you have the COURAGE to begin, you have the courage to succeed”

Mohamed Shaheerudeen (Shahir) – Consultant – Brand Service Standards, Quality Assurance & Talent Management

Shahir brings on-board quarter century of hospitality experience in Human Resources and Training from his tenure with international brands and then as Brand Service Standards architect and custodian of Quality Assurance drive in his capacity as a Hospitality Consultant for upscale brands.

Shahir is an Enneagram Personality Profiler specialist, a DiSC Administrator, a Certified NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Practitioner, and also has Green Belt in Six Sigma in addition to his contributions to various TQM projects resulting in significant improvement in guest services.

Shahir’s eye for details, exceptional skills to conceive unique concepts and convert them into tangible programs and standards will add unparalleled value to the overall operation.

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“What if its not true? Superimpose a curious imagination over your CONVENIENT assumption and just then perhaps you will begin to receive what the universe has always BEEN SILENTLY offering you”

Moh’d Qawasmeh – Consultant – Human Resources & Learning

Possess a wealthy background in Hospitality Human Resources, Learning, and Training & Development. His great analytical and creative problem solving, has been a key of success for many hotels and other businesses he has worked at.

Moh’d dedication with sharp vision that associates are and keep learning a main core for the success in the Hospitality Industry, as it is in most other industries, has played a key role in setting up Human Resources Departments with highest standards of performance.

With Mark Hospitality, Moh’d brings in 35 years of wealth of experience gained at IHG, Starwood and Le Meridian Hotels to optimize associates standards, performance and skills.

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“stay positive and happy. work hard and don’t give up hope. be open to CRITICISM”

Mohammed Damra – Consultant of Information Technology

Mohammed Damra, an International hospitality geek with plenty of global experience at executive level,  have taken many  roles with different international organizations in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Mohammed is very passionate about the technology in the hospitality industry including the in-room.

He built very strong relations with hotel management companies as well as hotels’ owners among the regions and with a strong technical, sales and operations background, that supported him to take a role as an adviser/consultant with major owning companies and for new upcoming hotels projects as well as for existing ones.

Mohammed has supported in setting up the IT standards and building up the complete IT infrastructure according to  international standards in the industry during different phases of the projects till the hotels are in operations.

Mohammed being part of the Consultants\Advisers team of the Mark Hospitality is a great asset and shall provide the most vital support for Hotels.

 

Ghassan El Kurd – Consultant – F&B – General Hospitality Management

Ghassan is a performance driven, forward -thinking, bi-lingual Hospitality operations executive with 25 years of experience.

Ghassan Hospitality experience leads profit generating operations through;

  • Innovative team development
  • Superior understanding of client needs.
  • Expert in operations development process.

Ghassan vision adopts and maintains focus on achieving bottom-line results while formulating and implementing advanced strategies for steering business development, operational efficiency and strategic management.

Ghassan  brings to the Mark Hospitality Team great competencies in all areas of Hotels & resorts operations.

Khalil Yousef – Financial Analyst

Khalil is an extensively experienced, goal oriented professional with expert abilities over Financial Departments “Setup, implementation and monitoring”.

He possess high skills in “Management & Administration”. He is a proactive. innovative expert and with in-depth knowledge of related products in his field of experience.

Khalil has great abilities to lead, guide, build cohesive multinational teams to achieve established objectives and targets.

His ability to generate in-depth reports identifying and recommending solutions and improvements reflects positively on Hotels performances.

He have served  at various International Hotels groups on Hotel, Regional and Corporate levels.

Khalil brings to Mark Hospitality a massive 40 Years experience during his career road-map from IHG and Le Royale Hotels grou

 

Syed Al Hafeel – Consultant – Project Development & Technical Advise.

A passionate architect by profession, Hafeel chose his career in hospitality at a very early stage right after completing his architectural degree. With his extensive knowledge and interest towards designing Hotels & Resorts, he shifted to Dubai to work with a hospitality consultant.

In his experience as a project development architect, Hafeel has contributed to number of hotel projects in GCC overseeing their evolution from concept to development through to operational handover.

His design & development knowledge and also his eye for single details to achieve maximum efficiency and design functionality will reflect on hotel performance.

Hafeel’s contribution to the Mark Hospitality includes Initial Project Study, Project Requirements, Design Development (concept, schematic & detail design) & Technical