Fadel Abdulbaqi Al Ali, a UAE national, is the Chief Operating Officer of Dubai Holding, the ultimate parent company of Jumeirah, as well as being on the Executive Committee of Dubai Holding and several of its entities.
He was appointed to the Board in June 2007. Mr Al Ali is the Chairman of Dubai International Capital and also serves on the Board of Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), DU (Emirates Integrated Telecommunications PJSC) and Emaar Properties PJSC. He has considerable experience in the finance industry which includes several years at Citibank before his move to Dubai Holding. Mr Al Ali graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and System Engineering. He also holds a Certificate of Finance from the American University of Sharjah.