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Year of Establishment: 2005

Sheikh Khaled Bin Zayed Al Nehayan


Sheik Khaled Bin Zayed Al Nehayan is the Founder and Chairman of Bin Zayed Group, which operates in construction, energy, trading, industry, real estate, technology and financial services. He participates in the World Economic Forum (WEF) annually and Arab Business Council (ABC) as a member. He is also a prominent public speaker and has given extensive presentations, television and media interviews. Sheikh Khaled Bin Zayed Al Nehayan is a graduate in Business Administration from Boston University and holds a Ph.D in Finance from Michigan State University.

Sulaf Saleh Al-Zu’bi


Sulaf is one of the leading social entrepreneurs in the UAE. She arrived in the country in 2005 with the task of starting INJAZ UAE, a branch of Junior Achievement Worldwide, also known as INJAZ Al-Arab in MENA - a non-profit business education that empowers young people to own their economic success. Sulaf successfully established and lead the growth of the organization, working with over 60 corporations and mobilizing over 3000 corporate mentors since 2005. Since it’s pilot year, INJAZ-UAE reached over 35,000 at 47 schools and universities to date. Prior to her work with INJAZ UAE, Sulaf started her career as a Teacher Assistant, then moved on to work as a Special Projects Manager for AMIDEAST, focusing on education and business and career development projects in Jordan. She also worked on projects with the American Chamber of Commerce and the AMIR Program in Jordan. Early 2004, she was a Project Manager working at the Royal Hashemite Court, focusing on education. Sulaf obtained a B.S. in Socio-Cultural Anthropology and a minor in Travel and Tourism from Brigham Young University.

Board Members:


PREFIX First name Last name Company name
Sheikh Khaled Al-Nehayan Bin Zayed Group
Mr. Paul Theys ExxonMobil
Mr. Arshad Ghafur Bank of America, Merill Lynch
Mr. Elie Khoury Omnicom Media Group
Mr. Abdul-Fatah Sharaf HSBC
Ms. Lubna Qasim Emirates NBD
Mr. Omar Boulos Accenture
Mr. Norm Gilsdorf Honeywell
Mrs. Elissar Farah Antonios Citi Group



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