Dr. Ali Saeed Bin Harmal Aldhaheri


Experience: Dr. Aldhaheri has over two decades of experience in business and a proven track record of success. Upon completing his MBA with distinction at the American University in Washington DC.

Dr. Aldhaheri put his knowledge to work in founding, launching, and managing several successful business entities across a number of different sectors: IT, finance, education, tourism, and real estate. Recently, in keeping with his philosophy of continual learning, Dr. Aldhaheri completed his PhD at Durham University.

Dr. Aldhaheri has been involved at a senior level with government tourism and development strategies, MICE and education management, among others.

Dr. Aldhaheri currently holds a number of key positions, including Chairman and Founder of Abu Dhabi University, CEO of Nema Holding Company, Managing Director of Bin Harmal Group, Chairman of Liwa Education, and Chairman of Magna Investments.

Dr. Aldhaheri serves on various boards and committees, including Al Ramz Corporation, the Economic Cooperation Committee for Government and Private Sectors Abu Dhabi, Mohamed Bin Zayed University for Humanities, and Sandooq al Watan. He also serves as the First Vice Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors.

Qualifications: Dr. Aldhaheri holds an MBA with distinction from the American University in Washington DC and a PhD from Durham University.