Chief Operating Officer - Jumeirah Central
During his 23-year career as a real estate developer, investor and banker at some of the world's most prestigious and successful firms, Morgan Parker has completed sixty-five projects in nine countries.
Parker joined Dubai Holding in early 2015 as Chief Operating Officer responsible for the creation of Jumeirah Central - the US$20 billion city centre of Dubai.
Parker has developed, financed, asset managed and invested in every conceivable real estate scenario including green-field, distressed repositioning, urban renewal, entity-level M&A, non-performing loans, and portfolio acquisitions.
As a senior executive with Morgan Stanley, Macquarie, Lend Lease, US-REIT Taubman Centers, and Rockefeller-owned Rose Rock, Morgan has been involved in many iconic, multi-billion dollar deals encompassing retail, office, residential, hotel, industrial, tourism, and gaming. Plus master planned cities in Indonesia, Korea, China, and Australia.
Morgan has a significant public profile having featured in over 300 media articles and 20 television segments, spoken at over 60 industry conferences and lectured at various universities.