Vice President – Hospitality, Al Tayer Group
David leads Al Tayer Retail’s multi branded restaurant group of twelve International franchise and own brands including Armani Caffe, Almaz by Momo, Caffè Nero, Magnolia Bakery, Serendipity 3. As part of the Group’s Senior Executive team he is also responsible for the F&B new concept development in Bloomingdales, Harvey Nichols and Macy's in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Kuwait.
The Al Tayer Group are curators of some of the world’s most desired brands of up to 200 luxury and lifestyle brands to the Middle East including the only online home of luxury fashion, Ounass.com.
Previously to Al Tayer, David worked in Russia as Brand Director for Rosinter Restaurants and as New Brand Concept Development Director on behalf of Mercedes Benz (Russia) charged with developing a new innovative restaurant concept. Prior to Russia, David spent over 25 years in the UK running, and building equally interesting restaurant brands.