Council Members

In 2015, on the signature of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai renewed the formal authority of the University to award degrees upon ratification by the University Senate. The University is governed by a council under the chancellorship of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum. 
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Prof. Abdullah Alshamsi
Prof. Abdullah Alshamsi
The British University in Dubai
Dr Khalifa Ali Hamid Al Suwaidi
Dr Khalifa Ali Hamid Al Suwaidi
Professor at UAE University
Member of the Board of Trustees of the Hamdan Award
Maitha Adai
Maitha Adai
Executive Director
Roads & Transport Authority (RTA)
H.E. Mirza Al Sayegh
H.E. Mirza Al Sayegh
Chairman, Al Maktoum Institute, Scotland-UK
Al-Maktoum Director, Office of HH Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum
Dr Yousif Ibrahim Al Akraf
Dr Yousif Ibrahim Al Akraf
Executive Member, Institutional Support for HR
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA)
David J Burns MBE
John Martin St.Valery
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
British Business Group of Dubai and the Northern Emirates
Jonathan Morris
Jonathan Morris
General Manager 
Wholesale Banking
Emirates National Bank of Dubai (Emirates NBD)
Gavin Andreson
Gavin Anderson
Country Director
British Council, UAE
Simon Moon
Simon Moon 
Chief Executive Officer 
Atkins, Middle East
Graham Outterside
Country Director
Rolls-Royce International, UAE

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