Dr. HANEEF AL AHMED
Chief Advisor, Strategy & Government Relations – Maverick International University
Dr. Haneef Al Ahmed is known as the man with the Midas touch and an industry leader who has mastered the art and science of managing a business, and apart from owning a number of successful outlets, he also advises VIP’s, Royal Families and Ultra High Net worth Businessmen in the region. This gentleman pioneered the concept of medical insurance in the private sectors of the UAE and the GCC, and is the first person to create a foundation for employee welfare and a humanitarian committee in the UAE, to support expat workers both financially and medically, and also offering them job opportunities and access to quality lifestyle.
Dr. Haneef is the very first from his societal hierarchy to have graduated with an Academic Doctorate in Project Management specializing in Construction Management from the USA & an accredited Professional Doctorate from EU in the field of Entrepreneurship & HRM. He firmly believes in giving back to society and has contributed generously to charitable institutions that support the education and healthcare needs of the underprivileged. Having a successful and an inspiring career spanning over 30 years in GCC MENA Regions, he presently oversees Maverick’s strategic alliances with key government sectors and organizations in UAE, KSA, Oman and Qatar. He has always been vocal of our growth and supportive of our initiatives truly a blessed persona to have on our Board.