About Sader Hospitality Worldwide LLC

Bob Khalifé – Board Member

Bob Khalifé

Strategic, innovative, creative, growth driven, commercially astute and energetic hospitality leader with 29+ years of global experience directing operations and development of hotels, resorts and hospitality projects. Change mind skilled in identifying and overhauling processes and management to improve efficiencies and enhance revenue. Multilingual (English, French, and Arabic) consistently focused on fostering positive experiences and strengthening internal and external partnerships.

Bob has filled several senior management positions including pre-openings, brand and country strategic developments, general management and operations with prominent companies such as Rosewood Hotels and resorts - Wyndham Hotels and resorts and Hospitality Management Holding - in diverse international locations such as the USA, Switzerland, Caribbean and the GCC.

Most recently as a board member and Vice President Hospitality Development & Operations with Leisure Consultants Group in Dubai. Prior to that Bob was Group Director of Hotel Operations, mandated to the set up and management of a new Hospitality Division for a publicly held Saudi company and Wyndham Hotel Group, tasked to manage the master franchise agreement and the development of the Super 8 brand by Wyndham and asset manage a portfolio of 20 units in the KSA.

Bob was also instrumental in developing strategic tourism projects for Omran (Omani Government investment and tourism development company) such as the YITI Resort, Daymaniyat Island resort, Jabal Al Shams mountain resort, Mughsail recreational resort in Salalah, Water Park by the Millennium hotel, Saraya Bandar Jissah, assisted with asset management as well the creation of a new upper class Arabian / Omani hotel brand.

Bob has a keen interest in Medical Tourism and wellness centers as he did an extensive research and worked for Baylor Health Care in the US and American Medical International (AMI) private clinics in Switzerland for over 8 years.

Bob has attended various prestigious schools such as IMD, Glion Hotel Management School in Switzerland as well as Harvard Business School and Yale University in the USA.

Bob is married and has two daughters. He enjoys Volunteering (was a member of American Red Cross – disaster services and Make a Wish Foundation) Golf, Tennis and Kayaking.