Dr. Talal Abdulla Abdul Jalil al Fahim is the Chairman of Talal Holdings and serves as one of the Chairman's of the Al Fahim Group. Talal was nominated to lead the UAE for the successful transformation of the hospitality and leisure industry.
Driven by his passion for the hospitality industry and prior to branching on his own ventures, Dr. Talal Abdulla Abdul Jalil al Fahim has embarked on a highly successful career journey across various fields in hotel management. Talal held executive management positions in Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH) who owned properties of multiple global hotel brands such as Hilton, Ritz Carlton, Sheraton, Meridian, and Accor as well as in Al Diar Hotels. A collection of 9 luxury and budget hotels.
During his 14-year tenure with ADNH Talal joined Al Fahim Group as Chief Executive Officer of hospitality, where he successfully launched the opening of Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, a 5-star hotel owned by both Al Fahim Group and TDIC. In 2008 Talal was behind the initiation and successful launch of Garden View Hotel, targeting businessmen and corporations in the UAE.
Dr. Talal Abdulla Abdul Jalil al Fahim graduated in 1997 as the first UAE national with hospitality management, he is an Entrepreneur, Visionary, and a Philanthropist who lead personnel in the creation and management of iconic properties and leisure destinations in the UAE, and has achieved an international portfolio representing more than 25 hotels, ranging from 3-star to 5-star international operations.
Dr. Talal Abdulla Abdul Jalil al Fahim is an industry leader who has shaped visions and transformed them into highly reputable and iconic landmarks under and mixed-use developments. Talal's focus is to deliver efficient operations, significant cost-savings, sustainable growth and increase of return on investments (ROI).