Currenlty serves as the General Director for Ras Al Khaimah Economic Development Department, chairing the Economic Committee at the Executive Council as well as the board of Directors of Ras Al Khaimah Statistics and Studies Center. He Earned his Ph.D in Finance and Banking from Essex University in UK in 1999 and spent most of his academic life at UAE university, where he became Associate Professor of Finance. He has extensive administrative experience, holding a number of administrative positions at different institutions. He was appointed as the Assistant Dean for Students, Business Administration Depratment Chairperson, Vice Dean, Acting Dean, Dean of Students, Deputy Vice Chancellor for Students and Registration at UAE University. He was also seconded for Ras Al Khaimah Chamber of Commmerce and Industry as General Director for four years. He served in a number of professional and specialized committees and task forces. He is a former board member of the UAE Accountancy Society, Sharjah Transport Authority as well as serving as Deputy Chair for the Equivalency Committee at the Ministry of Education. He is specialized in areas of strategic management, reengineering and restruction instutions as well as institutional excellence.