About Us

Board Members

Mr. Saleh Saeed Lootah

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Mr. Lootah is the Chairman of Lootah Capital and the founder of Lootah Holding. Other positions held include:

  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Dubai Economic Council.
  • Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation 2008 - 2013.
  • Member of the Steering Committee of the Gulf Bond and Sukuk Association.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Dubai Islamic Bank 1996 - 2011.
  • Chairman of the Board Credit Committee at Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC 1996-2011.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Amlak Finance PJSC.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Amlak International – KSA.
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of Dubai Medical College for Girls.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Taaleem. LLC
  • Member of the Board of Directors of United Holding. LLC

Mr. Lootah is a graduate of Islamic Banking from the Islamic School for Training & Education, Dubai and an alumnus of IMD Switzerland and Harvard Business School

Mr. Mohamed Qasim Al Ali

Deputy Chairman

Mr. Al Ali is the Chief Executive Officer of National Bonds Corporation PJSC, having formerly served as its Deputy Chief Executive Officer since May 2007.

Mr. Al Ali has held senior management positions in the commercial divisions of the Emirates Group. In addition to serving as General Manager for UK and Ireland at Emirates Airlines, he was also Vice President, Customer Service and Operations at Dnata, the ground handling company at Dubai International Airport. He started his career with Emirates as Overseas Area Manager in 1989.

Mr. Al Ali holds a bachelor’s degree in Aviation Management from the Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) and an IATA Diploma in Airline Management.

Mr. Saleh Abdullah Lootah

Managing Director and Board Member

Mr. Lootah is a member of the Board of Directors of Lootah Capital and is the Executive Director of Lootah Holding.

Mr. Lootah is a member of the Board of Directors of Lootah Capital and is the Executive Director of Lootah Holding.

After graduating with an MBA from the USA, attending Harvard Business School’s General Management Program and graduating in Leadership from IMD University, Saleh Abdullah has been appointed to multiple executive and non-executive directorships in regional and international entities.

His passion and drive for excellence has led him to receive numerous international and regional awards, in particular, by applying the European Foundation for Quality Management Model of Excellence to the various companies he has managed.

Mr. Amer Ali

Board Member

Mr. Ali is the Executive Director of Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), a government organization entrusted with regulating and safeguarding the maritime sector in Dubai.

Mr. Ali leads DMCA’s vision of a safe and vibrant maritime environment, through the creation and support of world-class maritime regulations that streamline the maritime sector in Dubai and guarantee higher levels of sustainability.

Prior to joining DMCA, Mr. Ali served as a Director, Ports Customs and Free Zone Corporation.

Mr. Ahmed Al Ansari

Board Member

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