H.H. Shaikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum was appointed as the Chairman of Emirates National Financial Institute of Kuwait Bank NFIK in June 2011. He is now the Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, which includes Dnata a leading global provider of aviation and travel services, and other aviation related entities.
H.H. Shaikh Ahmed holds a number of Government positions and plays an increasingly pivotal role in the Emirates’s finance and energy sectors. H.H. has been at the forefront of Dubai’s remarkable economic development for more than 25 years.
His Highness has a Bachelor degree in Political Science from the University of Denver, Colorado, USA and has received many international honours including the fellowship of the British Royal Aeronautical Society, a recipient of the Commandeur de l’Ordre de la Legion d’Honneur (the Legion of Honour) of France the highest French civilian award and a recipient of the Verfassungsportugaleser of Germany’s highest honours.