Property Finder Hires Two New Executives to Support Growth

May 13, 2022
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The Dubai based portal group Property Finder has announced the hiring of two new hires to its executive team.

  • Scott Bond joins as Country Manager for The UAE
  • Sevgi Gur joins as Chief Marketing Officer

Bond is a 16 year veteran in the field of sales leadership and previously worked at U.S. real estate giant Zillow as General Manager of the company's flagship Premier Agent advertising product. He was also responsible for building the sales team for Zillow's iBuying 'Offers' division while at the company.

Sevgi Gur joins Property Finder from Bahraini broadcaster OSN where she was Vice President of Marketing and was responsible for growing subscriber growth. She also worked at Mastercard and Unilever before joining Property Finder.

Ari Kesisoglu, President of Property Finder Group said “We’re thrilled to welcome Scott and Sevgi to our growing team. At Property Finder, we are committed to empowering people in their home search journey. The first enabler of achieving that is to have great people who have the ambition, drive and expertise join us in our journey as a company. Both Scott and Sevgi bring a wealth of experience in leadership roles at some of the most respected companies in the world. I look forward to their contributions to achieve our purpose.”

Property Finder is based in The United Arab Emirates but owns and operates many real estate portals across the MENA region where its main competitor is EMPG.

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May 13, 2022
Edmund got to know the world of portals and marketplaces working at Mitula Group (which became Lifull Connect after the buyout in 2018). He worked directly with hundreds of portals across the world in his role in the content department for three and a half years before transferring to the SEO department to understand the inner workings of listings sites. He joined Online Marketplaces as Head of Content in March 2020.

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