Omar Fayed FRSA

Omar Fayed FRSA

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Omar has a background in business development, strategy and management. His passion for geography, ecology and technology is manifested through EarthX with a focus on data visualisation, mapping and communication.
He also founded and sits as group CEO of ESTEE (Earth Space Technical Ecosystem Enterprises), a Swiss and UK based company whose vision and mission is to facilitate human space exploration, as well as ecologically optimised approaches of living within Earth’s Biosphere.
He is also the Chairman of Biotecture, a global market leader in the design, supply, installation and maintenance of vertical garden systems. During his role at Biotecture he co-created the Living Green City initiative, a research, design and management practice whose aim is to contribute towards major cities transitioning towards eco-friendlier futures through green infrastructure initiatives. Omar holds a number of directorships across several companies in fields of finance, hospitality and aviation and serves as a Research Fellow at the Institute of Ecotechnics (UK and USA). He was formerly the director of Business Strategy and Development for Harrods and the Executive Vice Chairman of the Harrods Group, before the sale of the company in 2010.