Hatem Saleh

General ManagerAnna Touhy

Events & Restaurant Reservations CoordinatorMylene Nguyen

DirectorsTony SchiavelloHatem Saleh


Hatem Saleh


Hatem is the managing director of Atlantic Group of Companies, beginning his career as a restaurateur.

Thinking big, Hatem hatched a plan to develop a major event space for Melbourne that could cater for more than 500 people. He transformed Shed 7 at South Wharf in 1999 and created the Atlantic Group business.

In 2002, Atlantic Group introduced two more event spaces – Sumac and Alumbra. In 2006, Atlantic Group won the tender to redevelop Central Pier, Docklands which now houses event spaces Peninsula, MAIÀ, Sumac & Sketch, along with latest ventures va bene pizzeria and The Woolshed Pub.

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