DIEZ will create more promising prospects for investors
HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman, Dubai Integrated Economic Zones Authority (DIEZ), recently appointed a new leadership team to drive DIEZ’s free zones and central divisions towards a new era of excellence and integration.
DIEZ aims to raise Dubai’s position as a regional and global investment destination and contribute to achieving the emirate’s strategic priorities through its economic zones, which are the Dubai Airport Free Zone, Dubai Silicon Oasis, and Dubai CommerCity.
DIEZ presents an equal economic model that creates new prospects and expansion opportunities through providing seamless and efficient services and solutions to the business community, which in turn improve the operational efficiency of the three free zones.”
Amna Lootah was appointed as a Director General DAFZ to lead and implement strategic plans according to the approved structure, driven by its vision, mission, and values. Further, Lootah will also lead the executive management team at the Dubai Airport Free Zone.
Dr. Juma Al Matrooshi was appointed as Director-General of Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) to supervise the implementation of its strategy according to the new organizational structure. Eng. Muammar Al Kathiri was appointed as Chief Engineering & Smart City Officer in the Authority to lead and direct engineering planning and make strategic planning, design, and construction decisions.
For DIEZ’s financial goals, William Chapel will serve as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in DIEZ, where he will be responsible for financial management. Youssef Behzad was appointed as Chief People & Organizational Development Officer at DIEZ to lead and implement the institutional approach in empowering human capital.
Bader Buhannad will assume the position of Chief Corporate Support Officer at DIEZ. He will be managing and directing digital and information technology activities, managing the supply chain. The list of appointments also included Saeed Al-Suwaidi as the new Chief Legal & Regulatory Affairs Office at DIEZ and Abdul Rahman Basaeed, Chief Internal Audit & Enterprise Risk Management Officer.