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UAE's Azizi hires senior exec to lead international expansion

Former Emaar Properties executive Nima Khojasteh to oversee expansion to markets including London, Saudi Arabia and Nigeria

UAE's Azizi hires senior exec to lead international expansion

To date, Azizi has delivered 14 projects across Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Healthcare City and Al Furjan, valued at a total of over AED2.5 billion.

UAE-based Azizi Developments has strengthened its senior executive team as it embarks on an international expansion plan.

Former Emaar Properties executive Nima Khojasteh has been appointed as executive director of sales and agency and will oversee the expansion to markets such as London, Saudi Arabia and Nigeria.

Khojasteh will spearhead the formation of new sales presences in oversees markets as the developer aims to build on its success in its home market.

A seasoned industry veteran with over 14 years of experience in the real estate sector, he has previously worked with developers such as Dubai Properties Group and Emaar Properties.

Sandeep Pathania, director of human resources at Azizi Developments, said: “With his extensive background and accomplishments in the realm of real estate sales management, Nima will help us drive our strategy forward and add to the implementation of best practices in the departments he leads.”

To date, Azizi has delivered 16 projects across Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Healthcare City and Al Furjan, valued at a total of over AED2.5 billion.

In addition to its 54 ongoing projects that are to be delivered between 2020 and 2023, the developer said it also has an extensive land bank with optional extensions through its long-standing partnerships with key master developers.

Azizi has another 100+ projects in planning that are projected to be delivered between 2023 and 2025.

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