Every region of the World is facing different problems including the Middle East. It is, however, still a region of much interest and large growth prospects as the dust settles on some of the difficulties it has faced.

Many believe that the strategy within the region is a long-term one. In this briefing we hear from some of the leading hospitality executives on their thoughts for the region with great growth prospects, including:

  • Ed Fuller, Former President & MD of Marriott International, on the strategy needed for the region.
  • Mark Wynne-Smith, Global CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels, on the successes being seen in the market currently.
  • Francois Baudin, SVP Development – EMEA of Fairmont Raffles Hotels, on the stabilisation of the market.
  • And Nick van Marken, Global Hospitality Leader of Deloitte LLP on confidence in the Middle East.

Video clips produced by yBC.tv for the Hospitality Channel, including interviews from industry conferences such as the most recent IHIF conference as well as specific Hospitality Channel shoots.