Rabih Elie Karam
Chief Executive Officer, Al Ain Holding
Member of the Executive Management Committee
Rabih E. Karam is the Chief Executive Officer of Al Ain Holding and a member of the Executive Management Committee. He is responsible for developing the corporate strategy, supporting its implementation and ensuring its alignment across all business sectors.
Rabih has over 21 years of experience in property and hotel development, asset management and private equity. During his twelve years with the group, he has held a number of senior positions. Rabih was the Chief Executive Officer of Al Ain Properties and then Acting Chief Executive Officer of Al Ain Capital, the investment arm of the group. He was formerly the Assistant General Manager for the Executive Affairs at the Private Office of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the then UAE Deputy Prime Minister.
Prior to joining Al Ain Holding, Rabih worked for the Gargash Corporate Management Office in Dubai. He also held various senior positions for InterContinental Hotels and Marriott Hotels.
Rabih holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Notre Dame University. He has also attended several executive management programmes at top institutions such as INSEAD, Harvard Business School and London Business School.