Mark originally set up the company with his business partners Mark Towers and Simon Kennedy in 2014 after seeing a large opportunity in the sharing economy in Dubai. He oversees the day to day operations, the relationships with landlords and the marketing of their properties to guests. Mark is passionate about real estate and specialises in maximising the cash flow from his client’s assets. Mark built his career through various sales and marketing positions with household names such as L’Oréal, Marriott Hotels and Nestlé. He is a Chartered Marketer, holding two degrees and an Executive MBA from Cass Business School.
Bart is our sales manager who works closely with prospective customers to find the right property for their stay. Originally from the Netherlands, Bart relocated to Dubai in 2014 after building a career in different customer service and situation management roles. Fluent in 5 languages and with a passion for what Dubai has to offer, Bart is perfectly placed to help customers find the right accommodation for their dream holiday.
With numerous years of hospitality experience in the UK, Emma has used her experience with Kennedy Towers to ensure our holidaymakers have memorable stays. Holding a customer service diploma and travel and tourism qualifications she endeavors to exceed guests’ expectations for their vacations and her organization skills and attention detail ensures everything our systems are operating efficiently.
Henry has a strong background in the real estate and hospitality industries and he joined Kennedy Towers in the summer of 2015. Henry has an extensive knowledge of the areas he works in to ensure he is well equipped to advise on specific buildings and villas to suit our guest’s needs. His background in the UAE real estate market has made him a valuable source of knowledge for our landlords who are interested in increasing their rental returns and maintaining flexibility over their properties.
Melina relocated to Dubai in 2014 and started her regional hospitality experience in Atlantis the Palm. She is extremely passionate about real estate and hospitability, and Kennedy Towers proved to be the perfect fit for her to build on her knowledge of the real estate market and the tourism industry. In her position as business development manager, Melina carefully selects and onboards the properties which will be favoured by our guests and which will generate the best rental returns for landlords.
Diane joined Kennedy Towers in April 2017 with an extensive hospitality background working in several luxury hotel chains in Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Dubai. She currently oversees the operations in the broad Dubai Marina area and she is dedicated to maintaining superior standard and providing excellent service to our guests across Dubai.