Dubai Retail, the Retail management arm of Dubai holding, focuses on developing, operating and managing the company extensive range of strategically located retail assets across prime destinations and communities.

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For prime retail and commercial locations available to rent in Dubai, Dubai Retail, the leading retail management arm of Dubai Holding, is the ideal partner of choice.

Dubai Retail manages an extensive range of retail assets, including 12 mixed-use properties, comprising 1,000 multi-format units spread across 8 key locations in the city. Each property caters to dynamic market needs. Capitalizing on these prime locations, our portfolio includes: 

  • Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR), a premier beachfront attraction 
  • Souk Madinat Jumeirah, one of Dubai’s most sought-after tourist destinations 
  • Boulevard at Jumeirah Emirates Towers, strategically located in the heart of the city’s financial and future hub

Other assets include: 

  • Bay Avenue and Bay Square which are located in the convenient and popular district of Business Bay.

Community centres are a strategic pillar of Dubai Retail’s vision to drive growth, creating opportunities for business to widen their support, while at the same time enhancing the infrastructure and lifestyle of the wider communities who live within them as well as the surrounding suburbs, such as:

  • Mudon 
  • Remraam, Al Waha and Layan in Dubailand 
  • Shorooq in Mirdif
  • Al Khail Gate in Al Quoz 
  • Dubai Wharf at the Jaddaf Waterfront

New additions to Dubai Retail’s portfolio include retail hubs serving the Serena and Villanova communities in Dubailand. 

Dubai Retail is perfectly positioned to support our leasing partners in their drive towards a prosperous future. For leasing enquires on the prime retail spaces available in the city and surrounding suburbs, please contact us on 800RETAIL.  

Number of units
Over 1,000 multi-format retail units | Over 2mil. Sq ft of retail | 8 key locations across Dubai

The company’s differentiated portfolio continues to expand, and include Souk Madinat Jumeirah, a Dubai bucket list tourist destination, premier beachfront attraction Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), and The Boulevard at Emirates Towers District, situated in the heart of the city’s future-forward financial hub, as well as Bay Avenue and Bay Square in the vibrant Business Bay. With a strong community focus, Dubai Retail caters to a wide residential catchment within thriving suburban neighbourhoods such as Mudon, Waha, Remraam and Layan in Dubailand, Shorooq in Mirdif, Al Khail Gate in Al Quoz, and Dubai Wharf and Manazel Al Khor at Jaddaf Waterfront on Dubai Creek. New additions to Dubai Retail’s portfolio include the Hessa Community Mall, and retail hubs serving the Serena and Villanova communities in Dubailand.



Nabil M. Ramadhan

Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Retail and Sarood Hospitality

Nabil M Ramadhan is Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Retail, the retail management arm of Dubai Holding. In this capacity, he leads the strategic expansion of the company’s diverse portfolio, across both its retail and hospitality management divisions. He is responsible for an extensive portfolio which consolidates the assets of Dubai Properties, select destinations within the Jumeirah Group portfolio including Souk Madinat Jumeirah, JBR and Boulevard Emirates Towers District, and 25 brands under Sarood Hospitality. 

He is responsible for supporting the growth and expansion of local and global retail partners through delivering holistic, convenient and diverse retail space offerings. He also spearheaded the repositioning of Sarood Hospitality as an independent leader in restaurant management and world-class concept development.

Prior to his current role, Ramadhan held several management positions within TECOM Group, Jumeirah Group and Dubai Properties. 

At Jumeirah Group, he served as Group Chief Real Estate and Asset Management Officer and was tasked with managing the asset portfolio of the hotel group. In his earlier position as Group Chief Human Capital Officer, he implemented a comprehensive HR strategy targeting the Group’s 14,000 employees. He also supervised operations at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management. 

Previously, Ramadhan completed a successful tenure as Chief Operating Officer of Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Authority. At the start of his career, Ramadhan worked as Director of Human Resources at Dubai Properties, as Head of Human Capital Services at Dubai Technology and Media Free Zone, and in the Performance Development Department at Emirates Group.

Ramadhan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Arizona in the United States. In addition, he is a graduate of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Program for Leadership Development. 

Head office

P. O. Box 66000, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 561 1166