Head of Training and Design- The J Club- Jumeirah/Dubai Holding
Jay is a true specialist in the health, wellness and fitness industry. Beginning his career as a Master Personal Trainer with Virgin Active, London which is where he is from, and then progressing into Director of Personal Training. He later joined the well-renowned Equinox as their UK Head of Fitness and Product. During his 4 years at Equinox Jay played a key role in designing and developing Equinox’s second and third health club, adding to their luxury portfolio in London. Jay was then approached to be a part of an exciting new opportunity and to make a real statement in the fitness and wellness market in Dubai; partnering with Jumeirah, to design and develop holistic health clubs within their hotel chain and create a more innovative and exclusive member experience. His first ‘J Club’ project is currently at The Jumeirah Beach Hotel.
Jay is a highly educated fitness enthusiast with an impressive eye and proven track record in executing strategic business decisions within the evolution of the fitness and wellness market. He holds a number of certifications in sports business, nutrition, sleep coaching and more. He enjoys coaching and educating the people around him to lead a more holistic and high performing life in everything they do, in and out of the gym.