Travel, Tourism & Hospitality

KAFD partners with hospitality powerhouse MJS Holdings

Leading hospitality group, MJS Holdings (MJS) will support King Abdullah Financial District’s (KAFD) diverse culinary offerings through its pipeline of top hospitality talent from throughout the region.
For this, KAFD, the region’s prime destination for business and cosmopolitan lifestyle, has announced a partnership with MJS. 
KAFD’s dining destinations supported by MJS include upscale Italian restaurant Il Baretto and NYC-inspired eatery Black Tap, both scheduled to open in May. Future destinations include Zuma, Chow, Amazonico, AOK and Pahli hill.
Vibrant lifestyle experiences
“The MJS team’s experience in creating unique hospitality experiences is unmatched. Their passion for quality and service is central to their success and will help us deliver on our mission to provide memorable, vibrant lifestyle experiences to the region and the world,” said Gautam Sashittal, CEO of KAFD. 
“Together, we are creating dining destinations that visitors will remember and return to again and again.” 
“KAFD is the epitome of the new Saudi Arabia,” said MJS CEO Milad S Nassereddine. “It is an honour to partner with an entity of KAFD’s scale and ambition, and we look forward to bringing our experience and connections to the region’s brightest talent to help KAFD’s vision come to life.”
Landmark project
Owned by the Public Investment Fund (PIF), KAFD is a landmark project and key driver of Riyadh’s economic ambitions. Set on more than 3 million square metres of land in the heart of the capital, KAFD is home to 1.6 million sq m of state-of-the-art office space, world-class entertainment venues and iconic luxury residences. 
Offering a competitive ecosystem of vibrant lifestyle experiences powered by differentiated customer service, KAFD invites citizens of the world to envision, accelerate and live.-- TradeArabia News Service