We have been retained by our client a rapidly expanding and diversified Hospitality Group with their headquarters in Bahrain that owns a number of restaurants and other hospitality ventures, requires a MANAGING DIRECTOR for Saudi Arabia. This is an excellent opportunity for an entrepreneurial executive to join a leading Restaurant Hospitality Group in the Middle East. They are a highly respected restaurant Hospitality Group, considered one of the Middle East most professionally managed companies. The Managing Director will oversee the successful execution of all Company operational activities in KSA and they will play a key role on the strategic development of the Company and set a plan and efficient structure to support the aggressive expansion plan of the Company. Substantial hospitality industry experience with specific knowledge of the KSA market is absolutely essential. The ideal candidate must be a hands on Executive with at least 5-6 years as a Cluster General Manager, Regional Manager or similar role in KSA. You must take full accountability for the profitability, operations, standards and significant growth in KSA. Able to work with the COO and CEO to formulate strategy, annual business plans, budgets, policies and procedures to support organizational business strategy. Additional Requirements: Arabic language native proficiency. First-class people leadership, mentoring and teamwork skills. Establish and develop proactive relationships with KSA industry influencers, community partners, regulatory authorities and prospective customers etc. Knowledge of multi-brand restaurant concepts. Salary: Very Competitive and based upon experience plus all the expatriate benefits and incentives of a senior level appointment.