His Excellency Dr. Sultan bin Ahmad Sultan Al Jaber
Cabinet Member and Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology
His Excellency Dr. Sultan bin Ahmad Sultan Al Jaber was appointed as Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology in July 2020. Al Jaber has joined the federal government as Minister of State in 2013 and was tasked with various strategic portfolios in economy, politics, development, media, energy, infrastructure and sustainability in order to boost UAE’s reputation regionally and globally.
Al Jaber holds a number of executive positions including: Chairman of the National Media Council, Group CEO of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Ports Company, and Chairman of Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, where he led UAE’s successful bid to host the headquarters of the International Renewable Energy Agency “IRENA”.
Al Jaber holds a PhD in business and economics from Coventry University in the United Kingdom, an MBA from the California State University, and a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering from the University of Southern California, the United States.