Hussain Al Nowais is an investment strategist based in Abu Dhabi. The Khalifa Fund for SMEs and the Al Nowais Investments are Al Noawais’ two major businesses. Nonetheless, He leads and chairs multiples other enterprises in different capacities. He holds the interest in multiple fields including technology, oil and gas, building material, hospitality, real estate, and healthcare, and many other sectors. Over the years, the Al Nowais Investments, which is located in the UAE, has grown into giant enterprise with over one billion USD returns per year. The investment company comprises multiple subsidiaries ranging from communications to infrastructure.
Hussain Al Nowais also chairs the AMEA power that develops and runs thermal and renewable power projects in Africa, Asia, as well as the Middle East. Besides, Al Nowais is the chairperson of the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development, which aims at “producing a new generation of Emirati entrepreneurs” with the capacity and knowledge to develop and set up a strong economy. Al Nowais is still the chair of the Waha Capital and SENAAT General Holding Corporation, which is the biggest industrial conglomerate that gathered over 3.5 billion dollars in revenue in 2016. His association with many successful enterprises makes him rank among the 100 most influential people in the Middle East.
Al Nowais is an alumnus of the Lewis and Clark College in Portland. He attained a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Finance. Moreover, he enrolled in various Executive Management courses at INSEAD France and the London Business School. His experience of over 30 years in managing both public and private companies have helped him accrue essential knowledge in business management. Based on his history, Al Nowais develops enterprises intending to attain the long-term ambition of growth and sustainability.
Regarding Al Nowais’ private life, he is married and has three children. Besides, he focuses on mentoring young entrepreneurs in UAE through offering them finance through the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development. His goal is to achieve an age of young people with the charisma necessary to develop the economy to the next level. Besides, he guides the young generation on methods of establishing successful businesses in a challenging environment. His main aim is to provide business managers with the knowledge necessary to maneuver a successful business in the unpredictable investment sector.
Hussain Al Nowais has received attention from various forums. Different forums have granted Based on a 2013 copy of the MF International Gulf Italy, this Emirati businessman was recognized among “People Who Count in Dubai.” Al Nowais was also among the “2013 Construction Week Power 100” list published by the Arabian Business.