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Robert D. BoothChief Executive Officer of Emaar Dubai Real Estate
A veteran professional in property development with extensive experience in sales and marketing, Robert Booth is the Chief Executive Officer of the Real Estate business segment of Emaar Properties PJSC.
Robert played a pivotal role in Emaar's growth as Executive Director вЂ“ Sales & Marketing and Development from 2000 to 2006, in the companyвЂ™s home market, Dubai, and other international markets. He then assumed charge as Chief Executive Officer of Emaar North America, managing Emaar Canada and other businesses of the company in the region.
In his current role as Chief Executive Officer вЂ“ Real Estate, Robert oversees the functions of Sales & Marketing, Development, Construction and all customer-facing departments (Customer Care, Property Handover, and Property Transfer) as well as EmaarвЂ™s property services company, Hamptons.
Prior to joining Emaar in 2001, Robert was Director Development at Concord Adex Developments Corporation in Toronto, Canada
With proven expertise in large-scale master-planned real estate development projects, Robert has also served as Development Manager of Pacific Place Holdings Ltd, Vancouver, and led the Special Projects division of Concord Pacific Corporation.
A post-graduate in Real Property Development & Planning at the University of British Columbia, Robert is an alumnus of Simon Fraser University, Canada, graduating in Political Science
Robert enjoys running, travelling, reading, and real estate business and design.