McArthur + Company bags operations contract for Mall of Palestine
Lacasa Holdings has appointed McArthur + Company as the retail consultancy and operator for its under-construction Mall of Palestine project
Lacasa Holdings has appointed McArthur + Company as the retail consultancy and operator for its under-construction Mall of Palestine project.
Under the terms of the deal, McArthur + Company will offer design consultancy and retail-mix advisory services during the construction phase, and operations management following completion.
Located in Ramallah, the 60,000m2 mall is set to become Palestine’s largest retail development upon completion.
Designed by Lacasa Holdings subsidiary, Lacasa Architects, Mall of Palestine will feature 160 retail units, five anchor stores, a hypermarket, 21 food and beverage (F&B) outlets, a food court, a children’s play area, a ball room, an ice rink, a cinema, and an indoor skydiving chamber.
Commenting on the appointment of McArthur + Company, Emad Jaber, chairman of Lacasa Holdings, said: “We’re thrilled to have McArthur + Company on board as our retail consultants and operators.
“The consultancy’s portfolio and service offerings are impressive, and we look forward to working with them over the next year to create an iconic landmark and an unparalleled retail experience for our customers,” he added.
McArthur + Company has delivered strategic advice and management services for projects in more than a dozen countries. In the Middle East, the firm has supported developments in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Jordan, Oman, Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq, Palestine, and Iran.