Group Chairman, Equitativa Group
Mr Sylvain Vieujot is the co-founder and Group Chairman of Equitativa Group, and the CEO of Equitativa (Dubai) Limited. Group is a group of companies that in creating and managing financial products in emerging markets and particularly Real Estate Investment Trusts.
An entrepreneur with 30 years of experience in creating, expanding and listing companies, Mr Vieujot is the visionary behind industry leaders such as Freelance.com (Listed on the French Stock Market – Alternet of Euronext), Platre.com and the Enata Group. He arrived in Dubai in 2005 and launched Emirates REIT in 2010 in a joint venture with the Dubai Islamic Bank, which became the first listed Shari’a compliant Real Estate Investment Trust in the Middle East in 2014.
Mr Vieujot has a Masters in Entrepreneurship from the Haute Ecole of Commerce (HEC), France, and is an engineer in computer science, microelectronics and electro-technology.