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Kenneth A. Himmel

Co-Managing Partner, Gulf Related and President and Chief Executive Officer, Related Urban

Ken Himmel is an internationally renowned developer with over 30 years’ experience. In the UAE, Ken was instrumental in the creation, development and leasing of The Galleria on Al Maryah Island. Building on Gulf Related’s success, Ken and his team are delivering Al Maryah Central which, combined with The Galleria, will feature the region’s highest concentration of shopping, dining and entertainment in a vibrant and striking waterfront location.

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Dr. Karim El Solh

Co-Managing Partner, Gulf Related and Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Capital

Dr. Karim El Solh is the co-founder and CEO of Gulf Capital and Managing Partner of the Private Equity Team. Starting his career at the International Privatization Group at Price Waterhouse, Dr. Karim has been named as one of the Top 100 CEOs in the Gulf by CEO Magazine and one of the 500 Most Influential Arabs by Arabian Business Magazine. Prior to founding Gulf Capital, Dr. Karim was CEO of The National Investor.

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Kevin A. Ryan

Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director, Gulf Related

Kevin Ryan has been with Gulf Related since the company was founded in 2009. He brings to the role 30 years’ experience and leads Gulf Related’s UAE development business – leveraging his unparalleled experience with joint venture partner projects, public-private partnerships and successful tenders for local and international large-scale, urban mixed-use projects.

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Daniel Parry

Daniel Parry, Managing Director and General Counsel, Gulf Related

Daniel Parry is responsible for negotiating acquisition and joint venture agreements, implementing equity and debt structures, establishing and overseeing real estate funds, establishing and executing retail leasing programs, and taking a leading role in the day-to-day corporate office and project operations. Prior to joining Gulf Related, Daniel was a Senior Associate in the real estate division of leading USA law firm, Paul Hastings.

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