Azizi Developments appoints new Chief Facilities Executive and Senior Advisor


Dr. Mahmoud Reza Taheri will spearhead Azizi’s Facility Management & Commercials, DLP and Security Services

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Azizi Developments, a leading private real estate developer in the UAE, has appointed a new Chief Facilities Executive and Senior Advisor, Dr. Mahmoud Reza Taheri, to lead its Facility Management & Commercials, DLP and Security Services.

Dr. Mahmoud, a veteran in the industry, has over thirty years of experience in management and operations, and has a proven track record in effectively leading high-performing teams, developing and streamlining processes, and implementing avantgarde systems to boost efficiency and optimise productivity. 

Dr. Mahmoud has served as Deputy Special Envoy as well as Head of Missions along with other key positions in the specialised agencies of the United Nations. Dr. Mahmoud has also taught as a university professor, and holds two PhD degrees in social communication sciences and international relations. Moreover, he has served as CEO of Azizi Investments from 2007-2012. Dr Mahmoud is an expert in facility management. Hired to help Azizi’s projects reach their fullest potential, he will be overseeing those who operate and maintain Azizi’s completed projects. 

Commenting on the appointment, Mr Farhad Azizi, CEO of Azizi Developments, said: “Dr. Mahmoud is an exceptional executive with vast experience. His management and operations knowledge is well suited for the position we’ve entrusted him with. He will play a crucial role in driving our strategy and adding long-term value to the progression of our organisation. We are committed to enhancing the lifestyles of our residents through our now even more proficient facility management department and our long-standing partnership with VCM.”

About Azizi Developments

Azizi Developments is a leading developer based in Dubai, UAE. With tens of thousands of homes successfully delivered to local and international investors and end users of over 100 nationalities, the developer prides itself on its extensive portfolio of modern luxury developments across Dubai’s most sought-after residential and commercial destinations, its construction-driven approach, and its commitment to transparency and customer centricity. Azizi’s residential and commercial properties are investor friendly, catering to all lifestyles. The developer makes it its international mission to develop lifestyles and enrich the lives of its residents with a focus on catalysing the vision and development of the markets that it operates in. 

Azizi currently has approximately 100 ongoing projects that are to be delivered by 2023, and an additional 5,000+ projects in planning, worth several billion US dollars, that are projected to be delivered between 2023 and 2028. The company is renowned for developing the UAE’s second tallest skyscraper, has a strong track record and sizeable project pipeline through its extensive land bank and strategic partnerships with Dubai’s key master developers, and is instrumental in developing world-class properties in MBR City, Palm Jumeirah, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Healthcare City, Dubai South, Al Furjan, Studio City, Sports City and Downtown Jebel Ali.