Furqan Athar

Furqan’s 20+ years expertise in shopping centre investment, underwriting, and operational finance is well-known across the region. He has extensive experience in all aspects of the shopping centre industry, most specifically in investment management and value creation.

In previous management positions with Majid Al Futtaim Shopping Centres and Al Futtaim Group Real Estate, he has been instrumental in the financial and strategic planning of some of the Middle East and Asia’s most successful shopping centres and mixed-use developments.

jack cohen

Jack is responsible for the growth and profitability of Spret Trading LLC focusing on the Retail sector through Brand and Franchise selection, Acquisition, Expansion and Management.

With more than 15 years of experience in retail across the US and the Middle East, Jack coordinates and implements plans designed to increase existing business and capture new opportunities. He tracks new markets and emerging trends, recommends new products and services, proposes and develops new strategic partnerships, writes proposals and plans and guides long-term objectives to meet business needs and requirements.


Yanina has always been a striver for personal and professional growth. She is has an eye to recognize a perfect candidate and has been effectively involved in recruitment and candidate selection process. She is that prefect bridge between the management and employee and maintains her best relations at both the ends.

She built a strong academic base in her home country in Belarus with a graduation in BA. While pursuing one degree she joined a second program in French-Belarusian Institute of Management which allowed her to graduate from two different universities at the same time. Further she achieved a Masters in tourism and hospitality at ESEI International Business School in Barcelona.

Pursuing international career development, I have moved to Dubai and is currently profusely hiring for all the brands under Spret Retail.

fabio masella

Fabio is a highly accomplished, innovative and performance-driven sales professional with over 10 years of extensive experience in beauty industry across the US, Europe and Middle East.

He manages effectively the sales funcion, the sales team and the day-to-day tasks of sales operations. Fabio has been instrumental in getting Spret´s team together as a unit, aligning them, and getting them to focus on scoring winning goals. He has effectively involved the team in both sales philosophy and sales process.