John Pagano

Chief Executive Officer

The Red Sea Development Company

Chief Executive Officer

John Pagano brings over 35 years of international experience delivering large-scale, multi-billion-dollar developments to The Red Sea Project – a unique luxury destination being created on 28,000 square kilometers of pristine landscape in Saudi Arabia, embracing nature, culture and adventure and setting new standards in sustainable development.

John formerly served as Managing Director, Development, of the Canary Wharf Group in London and President of Baha Mar Development Company Ltd (BMDC). His areas of expertise include site acquisition, master planning, project structuring, financing and asset management.

John holds a BASc in Engineering from the University of Toronto.