Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Trade’s (ADCCI) Board of Administrators has appointed Ahmed Khalifa Al Qubaisi as the brand new CEO, it was mentioned on Friday.
With greater than 20 years of expertise in enterprise, funding, and technique, Al Qubaisi brings a wealth of experience, complemented by an in depth community of stakeholders and regulatory our bodies. Previous to becoming a member of ADCCI, he held government management positions in finance and funding on the Abu Dhabi Nationwide Oil Firm (ADNOC) and was a elementary member of the corporate’s management crew. Moreover, Al Qubaisi has garnered worldwide expertise via his tenure with British Petroleum (BP) and Ernst & Younger (EY).
“By using his lengthy expertise in driving enterprise transformation, Al Qubaisi’s main focus will likely be to ascertain a resilient and interconnected enterprise neighborhood to understand the goals of the Abu Dhabi Financial Imaginative and prescient 2030,” the chamber mentioned in a press release. “He’ll play a pivotal function in supporting the Abu Dhabi Chamber in attaining its imaginative and prescient of strengthening the enterprise neighborhood and positioning Abu Dhabi as the popular selection for companies and expertise within the MENA area by 2025.”
Al Qubaisi is a Licensed Company Director from Harvard Enterprise College. He served as a board member for Abu Dhabi Water and Electrical energy Authority, ADNOC Distribution and ADNOC Refining, whereas additionally chairing a number of government committees, audit committees and finance committees.
Al Qubaisi holds a International Govt MBA diploma from INSEAD Enterprise College. Moreover, he has accomplished Senior Govt Management Program from Harvard Enterprise College, and earned government management and administration certificates from College of Oxford and IMD Enterprise College.
“I’m honoured to be appointed because the CEO of the Abu Dhabi Chamber, this financial monument that enjoys a prestigious place inside the enterprise neighborhood regionally and internationally, and look ahead to constructing upon the chamber’s robust foundations to assist and empower the enterprise neighborhood,” mentioned Al Qubaisi. “Via working hand-in-hand with the chamber’s extremely certified and expert crew, I’m assured that collectively we are able to unlock the complete potential of companies, and drive sustainable financial growth and development within the emirate of Abu Dhabi.”