New director for World Government Summit Organisation
Omar Sultan Al-Ulama appointed as director for World Government Summit
Omar Sultan Al-Ulama has been appointed as director of the World Government Summit Organisation.
Al-Ulama was previously deputy head of the Prime Minister's Office, and was part of the Executive Committee of the World Government Summit. The appointment is part of the World Government Summit Organisation's ongoing plans to strengthen its position as a global platform for shaping the future, and to employ national resources and competencies to expand the range of its activities and events.
His Excellency Mohammed Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and Chairman of the World Government Summit, said that the appointment falls in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to empower qualified young Emiratis to take over leadership positions, and be actively involved in the overall development process, in order to achieve Vision 2021.
Omar Sultan Al-Ulama holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and a diploma in project management and excellence, in addition to a number of professional certificates. He has previously held roles with the Prime Minister's Office, TRA, Emirates NBD Bank, and is Secretary General of the World Organisation of Racing Drones.