• HIS EXCELLENCY AHMED ALI AL SAYEGH

    MINISTER OF STATE (UAE) AND CHAIRMAN OF ABU DHABI GLOBAL MARKET

    H.E. Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh has been appointed as Minister of State to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Cabinet in September 2018 and is the Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM).  With three decades of international experience and business leadership, H.E Al Sayegh supports the government actively in initiatives and efforts that drive the nation’s economic diversification plans and the sustainable future of the UAE.  

    As Chairman of ADGM, H.E Al Sayegh oversees the growth of ADGM as one of the world’s leading International Financial Centres anchored in Abu Dhabi. He had also served in several key capacities including as the former founding Chairman of Aldar Properties, the founding Chairman of Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), Deputy Chairman of First Gulf Bank, and held senior positions in Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Abu Dhabi Investment Company (Invest AD).

    H.E. Al Sayegh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Lewis & Clark College, USA.

  • HIS EXCELLENCY MOHAMED NAJM AL QUBAISI

    VICE CHAIRMAN

    H.E Mohamed Najm Al Qubaisi was appointed as Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market in 2013.  He was one of the key initiators for the launch and development of ADGM as a leading financial centre and played an active role in the strategic development of ADGM as an international marketplace and a gateway between east and west.

    In addition to being Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market, H.E Al Qubaisi’s initial role is at the Office of His Highness Vice Chairman of the Executive Council, as an economic advisor.

    H.E. Al Qubaisi also serves in several key capacities as the Head of the Economic Committee of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, Board Member in Khalifa Fund for Development, Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development.

    H.E. Al Qubaisi holds a Master Degree in Science of International Business from Zayed University and a Master Degree in Business Administration from New York Institute of Technology.

  • HIS EXCELLENCY SAIF MOHAMED AL HAJERI

    BOARD MEMBER

    Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri is the Chairman of Department of Economic Development and a member of the Executive Council Chief Executive Officer of Tawazun Economic Council and Tawazun Holding.  He is responsible for driving the strategic plans as well as managing the day to day business activities of Tawazun.

    He also plays a leadership role on the board of directors of several Tawazun subsidiaries. 

    Prior to his appointment as CEO in early 2008, he served as Director of the Offset Venture Unit of the Tawazun Economic Council (formerly Offset Program Bureau) overseeing the Offset Program and initiating various industrial and defense related projects.  

    Saif Al Hajeri is a graduate of Lewis & Clark College (Portland, USA) with a BA in Business and Economics.

  • WALEED AL MOKARRAB AL MUHAIRI

    BOARD MEMBER

    As Deputy Group CEO, Waleed Al Mokarrab Al Muhairi has strategic oversight of the company’s broad investment portfolio and special projects at the group level while ensuring that the company’s four platforms are coordinating efficiently.

    He is also Chief Executive Officer of the Alternative Investments & Infrastructure platform and leads Mubadala’s healthcare, real estate & infrastructure, and capital investment portfolios.

    Waleed is a member of Mubadala’s Investment Committee, which is mandated to develop the company’s investment policies, establish investment guidelines and review all proposed projects and investments to ensure they are in line with business objectives. He currently serves as Chairman of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and is a Member of the Board of Trustees of Cleveland Clinic in the United States. He is also the Vice Chairman of Aldar Properties and a board member of Abu Dhabi Global Market, Emirates Investment Authority, Mubadala Petroleum, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), and InvestCorp Bank, Bahrain. 

    Waleed was one of the principal architects behind the Abu Dhabi 2030 Economic Vision. Prior to joining Mubadala, Waleed worked with the UAE Offsets Program Bureau as a Senior Project Manager. Past roles also include working with McKinsey & Company as a commercial and governmental consultant. Waleed holds a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from Harvard University, USA, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, USA.

  • HAMAD SHAHWAN AL DHAHERI

    BOARD MEMBER

    Mr. Hamad Al Dhaheri is the Executive Director of the Private Equities Department with responsibility for the overall management of the department in the areas of investment strategy, performance, risk, and building organisational development.Mr. Al Dhaheri joined ADIA in 2005 and worked in various departments across ADIA including Alternative Investments, Emerging Markets, Infrastructure, and Real Estate. Prior to joining ADIA, Mr. Al Dhaheri spent two years at Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Limited – GASCO. Mr. Al Dhaheri has a Bachelor of Finance degree from Portland State University, Oregon – USA. He earned the CFA designation in May 2009 and is a graduate of the General Managers Program at Harvard University. He is a current member of the CFA Institute and CFA Emirates society. Mr. Al Dhaheri is a board member of the Abu Dhabi Retirement Pensions & Benefits Fund since October 2014, a board member of the Abu Dhabi Global Market since January 2019, and has served as a board member of the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company SEHA from October 2014 to February 2018.