Degree in Economics, California State Polytechnic University. Twenty years of experience in various leading posts for Abu Dhabi government organizations, including the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). Currently, Chairman, Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), a key government department in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi; plays a leading role in collaboration with other top government officials in developing, restructuring and diversifying the economy of the United Arab Emirates in general, and Abu Dhabi in particular, to attain greater heights. Member of the Executive Council at the apex of the Abu Dhabi government. Chairman: National Bank of Abu Dhabi; Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX); Higher Corporation for Specialized Economic Zones; Etihad Rail. Board Member, Mubadala Development Company (MDC).