Robert Marriott is the General Manager of Muscat Duty Free, responsible for its continuing growth and ambition to become one of the region’s biggest travel retailers. With over 30 years of retail experience, Rob is an expert in strategic planning, customer metrics, and profit and loss analysis. He joined Muscat Duty Free in March 2019 and his goal is to create a world class shopping hub in the New Muscat International Airport over the years ahead.
Prior to joining Muscat Duty Free, Rob managed retail operations at some of the UK’s biggest FMCG retailers, including Safeway and Morrisons, before moving to the Sultanate of Oman.
Rob is passionate about giving every colleague the opportunity to fulfil their potential, and about removing barriers to advancement. In the UK, he chaired the Women in Business forum and recently supported the Omani Women’s Day at Muscat Duty Free.