H.E. Dr. Ahmed Hasan bin Al Shaikh holds a Bachelor Degree in Political Science from United Arab Emirates University (1984) and a Masters Degree in Economics from Dundee University at United Kingdom (1993) and a PhD in Economy from Conventry University at United Kingdom (2012).
His career started by being appointed as the Assistant Manager of Modern Printing Press at 1984 and within two years he became the Managing Director of the family’s businesses in various economic sectors like printing, manufacturing and real estate such as: Modern Printing Press, Hassan Bin Al Shaikh Paper Converting Industries, Hassan Bin Al Shaikh Food Industries, Arts Decore, Modern Medical Supplies and Real Estate groups.
Beside these posts, H.E. is a member of a number of boards such as: Vice Chairman of Dubai Cable Company since 2013, Board Member of the General Pension and Social Security Authority since 2013, Board Member of Dubai Economic Council since 2003 and Chairman of College of Business Administration’s Advisory Council at Dubai University since 2005.
During his career, H.E. has held several positions at the public and private sectors such as: Chairman of Dubai Cable Company (2007-2012), Vice Chairman of Emirates Islamic Bank (2005-2010), Board Member of Dubai Export Development Corporation (2006-2009), Chairman of Printing and Publishing Group which falls under the umbrella of Dubai Chamber (2002-2011) and Board Member of Municipal Council (2004-2013).