Her Excellency Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri
Minister of State for Advanced Technology
Her Excellency Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri has been appointed as Minister of State for Advanced Sciences during the Cabinet reshuffle of October 2017. Her responsibilities include enhancing the contributions of advanced sciences to the development of UAE and its economy.
Her Excellency is the Chairwoman of UAE Space Agency and the UAE Council of Scientists. She also holds the position of Emirates Mars Mission Deputy Project Manager at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre. Al Amiri started her career in sciences when she worked as Programs Engineer on Dubai Sat-1 and Dubai Sat-2.
Her Excellency holds a Bachelor's and a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from the American University of Sharjah.