About Us

Board Members

Mr. Saleh Saeed Lootah

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Mr. Saleh Saeed Ahmed Lootah is the Managing Director of Dubai Co-operative Society (Al Islami Foods).

He also serves as a Director of Amlak Finance PJSC, Dubai Islamic Bank and Amlak International, Riyadh (KSA), Group Executive Director of the S.S. Lootah Group, Dubai, and a Trustee of Dubai Medical College for Girls. He has previously served as a Director of Dubai Islamic Insurance and Reinsurance Co. (Aman) and of Al-Salam Bank - Bahrain B.S.C. Mr. Lootah is a Graduate in Islamic Banking from the Islamic School for Training & Education in Dubai, and Alumni of IMD Switzerland and Harvard Business School.

Mr. Mohamed Qasim Al Ali

Deputy Chairman

Mr. Mohamed Qasim Al Ali is the Chief Executive Officer at National Bonds Corp. (NBC). Mr. Al Ali has served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer at NBC since May 2007.

He has developed an exemplary managerial career in the UAE and overseas. His career began with Emirates Airlines in 1989 as an Overseas Area Manager, and in 1995 was named as Emirates General Manager for UK and Ireland. Mr. Al Ali later moved to Dnata, the sister company of Emirates, as Vice President Customer Service and Operations. Al Ali is a graduate from the Florida Institute of Technology in the United States.

Mr. Saleh Abdullah Lootah

Managing Director and Board Member

Saleh Abdullah Lootah has been Managing Director of Al Islami Foods since November 2009.

Saleh Abdullah Lootah has been Managing Director of Al Islami Foods since November 2009. Mr. Lootah served as Chief Executive Officer and Assistant General Manager of Operations at Al Islami Foods until November 2009.

Mr. Amer Ali

Board Member

Mr. Amer Ali is the Executive Director of Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the government entity responsible for regulating and safeguarding the maritime sector in Dubai.

His role encompasses leading DMCA’s vision of a safe and vibrant maritime environment. He leads the creation and support of world-class maritime regulations that will streamline the maritime sector in Dubai, and guarantee higher levels of sustainability in it. His career began as the Manager of Promotions and Exhibitions at Dubai Ports Authority in 1999. He has since held positions as senior positions in other Dubai World companies like Jebel Ali Real Estate and Dubai Ports World. Prior to joining DMCA, he served as the Director at the Ports Customs and Free Zone Corporation.

Mr. Ahmed Al Ansari

Board Member

Mr. Ahmad Al-Ansari is the Acting Chief Executive Officer, Dubai South.