Al Habtoor Group LLC announced today the promotion of Mr. Mohammed Khalaf Al Habtoor to Vice Chairman and CEO of the Habtoor Group, responsible for the entire international and local businesses of the organization.
This is reflective of Chairman Khalaf Al Habtoor's ongoing commitment to establish and maintain a dynamic and innovative leadership team across the group's unique business portfolio.
Mr. Mohammed Al Habtoor, aged 42, who joined Al Habtoor Group in 1990, has been promoted to Vice Chairman, effective the 1st of October 2010, and will continue his current roles as CEO of the Al Habtoor Group and member of the Al Habtoor Leighton Group's board of directors.
Mr. Khalaf proudly stated: "Mohammed will continue his strategic, dynamic, responsive, and futuristic style,'' and hastened to add that "I personally trained him.". Mr. Khalaf praised the achievements Mr. Mohammed has made in the past twenty years: "He has played a very active and successful role in the growth and development of Al Habtoor Motors, Hotels division, Real Estate, Leasing, Education and Investments."
After the announcement, Mr. Mohammed thanked Mr. Khalaf Al Habtoor for his trust and confidence and pledged to dedicate his full effort to the AL Habtoor Group's continual progress. Mr. Mohammed feels it is his personal duty to take the group to a new level, while never ceasing to strive for excellence.
Having graduated from the ATI Career Institute (USA) where he studied Hotel and Restaurant Management and having received certificates in various other disciplines from the University of Surrey, University of Slough (UK) and the Cornell University (USA) as well as Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai Men's College (UAE) where he successfully completed the Management Development Program, Mr. Mohammed enriches the group with his acute business acumen and professionalism and is ably supported by a strong Executive Board of Directors.