H.E. Hussain J. Al Nowais has over 25 years of combined experience in business management, banking, finance, investment, hospitality, real estate, and industrial and project development.
A UAE national, born in Abu Dhabi and graduated with a BA degree in Business Administration from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, USA. With over twenty-five years of experience, Al Nowais has been actively involved in setting up new businesses and acquisition of ongoing business. Currently, he is Chairman of Sheikh Khalifa Fund to Support & Develop Small & Medium Enterprises, Emirates Steel Industries (ESI), Oasis Capital, National Petroleum Construction Company NPCC as well as Emirates Holdings. He is also Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Basic Industries Corporation ADBIC, ARABTE C and Abraaj Capital.