Managing Director of Operations
As NRI’s Managing Director of Operations, Mohamed Alkassar oversees the firm’s development and operating assets from pre-opening through asset disposition. An industry expert with extensive international experience in hospitality, Mohamed is accomplished in spearheading large-scale project launches.
Beginning his career in Madrid, Mohamed became well versed in the food & beverage and hospitality industries. His achievements include successfully launching the hospitality branch for one of the leading development companies in Qatar, Southwest Architecture, which boasts names such as the 5-star Mondrian Hotel, Morimoto, Wolfgang Puck, Magnolia Bakery, and Shakespeare & Co.
Within a year, Mohamed took oversight of all company operations, including residential management and grocery uses. Following his success in Qatar, he worked in Dubai as the Operations Manager for AKI Group, overseeing more than 40 hospitality outlets across multiple countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
Mohamed moved to Miami to continue his operations career and later joined NRI to build a proficient management team and successfully launch all the projects in the firm’s pipeline. He earned his bachelor’s degree in international business from Saint Louis University’s Madrid Campus.