Federal Supreme Council
His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi

His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi

His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi

His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, is the Ruler of the emirate Fujairah and a member of the Supreme Council since 1974. His Highness was born on the 22nd of February 1949 in the emirate of Fujairah, where he completed his early education. His Highness travelled to the United Kingdom to complete his studies in the Military Academy. He returned to the UAE in 1971 to support his father as Deputy Ruler of the emirate of Fujairah. In 1971, after the proclamation of the UAE Federation, he was named as Minister of Agriculture and Fishery.

In 1974 and after his father’s demise, His Highness became the Ruler of the emirate of Fujairah, when he was only 25 years old. During his rule, the emirate of Fujairah has witnessed significant developments in the fields of health, education and construction, and has also become popular as an important tourism destination.