Co -Founder and Managing Partner
mSquared Shopping Centres
With over 14 years experience in the Retail industry, Rashid has played a integral role in some of the Middle East's most successful shopping centres, for some of the region’s most respected mall developers.
This three time CEO, has built and led organisations that delivered the entire retail asset spectrum. As CEO for Emaar Malls Group, Rashid led the company’s retail development plans across the Middle East, North Africa and the Asian subcontinent, which included the Dubai Mall, one of the world's largest shopping centres with a GLA of over 3.7 million sq ft.
Rashid graduated from the University of Denver in Colorado, USA with a bachelor degree, both Finance and Business Administration and was awarded two honours for scholastic achievement.
He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centres and is the current serving President for the Middle East Council of Shopping Centres.
About mSquared Shopping Centres:
mSquared Shopping Centres is a retail services company co-founded by Rashid Doleh and Shahram Shamsaee. The company offers comprehensive retail development, leasing and asset management services to its clients for both existing and new retail development projects. Through this comprehensive spectrum of services mSquared is able to provide bespoke retail solutions inline with the developers needs. The company's in depth knowledge and understanding of retail function and design, coupled with its vast network of established relationships in both the regional and international retail community adds substantial value through design optimization, front end cost savings, revenue optimization, operational efficiencies and project impetus, all of which ultimately translate into long term revenue generating assets, that are geared for future growth.
The co founding partners alone have in excess of 30 years experience in retail, and have between them played integral roles in the most successful shopping centres in the Middle East.