“Playa’s investors have enabled us to bring our vision of a luxury all-inclusive experience to life and have been a foundation of support every step of the way. Using my extensive financial market background, my goal is to provide the same level of support and service to our financial stakeholders that my colleagues bring to our guests.”
Mr. Saif has served as the Vice President of Investor Relations & Strategy for Playa Hotels & Resorts since June 2019. Mr. Saif joined Playa after nearly 15 years on Wall Street in various investment capacities, most recently serving as Portfolio Manager and Equity Strategist at Caxton Associates in New York. Prior to joining Caxton Associates, Mr. Saif was an equity research analyst at RBC Capital Markets and SAC Capital Advisors (now Point72 Asset Management). Mr. Saif’s investment career has focused on the Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant, Food, Beverage, Media & Leisure industries, with a global scope. Mr. Saif graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with Distinction from the University of Virginia and is a CFA charter holder.