He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel and Catering management from the University of Strathclyde. He has also been elected as a Life Fellow of the Institute of Hospitality. He was appointed as an Independent Director on June 12, 2018 for a period of five years. He has been associated with Jones Lang LaSalle incorporated since August 4, 1987 in a variety of senior roles, including the Global Chief Executive Officer and then Chairman of its hotels and hospitality group. Currently, he is an International Director and Chairman of its Global Capital Markets Board. He has over 34 years of experience in the hospitality sector and has led many transactional and advisory assignments.