Hussain Al Nowais is a shrewd investor from Abu Dhabi. The Khalifa Fund for SMEs and the Al Nowais Investments are Al Noawais’ two major businesses.However, he chairs and leads and other companies 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 time, the Alnowais Investments that is situated in the UAE has developed into a massive venture that has more than one million USD profit every year. This investment company boasts of several subsidiaries, including infrastructure and communication.
Hussain Al Nowais is also the chairperson of the AMEA power, which focuses on developing and managing thermal and renewable power contracts in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. 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 also chairs the Waha Capital and SENAAT General Holding Corporation, which is the largest industrial conglomerate boasting of more than $3.5 billion revenue in 20136 alone. His association with many successful enterprises makes him rank among the 100 most influential people in the Middle East.
Al Nowais attended Lewis and Clark College in Portland. He attained a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Finance. In addition, he enrolled in different Executive management courses at the London Business School and INSEAD France. With above 30 years knowledge in managing both public and private businesses, Al Nowais has accrued critical knowledge for running enterprises. 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. He strives to finance the young people coming up in business in the UAE through Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development. He intends to hone a generation of new and smart entrepreneurs who will assist to develop the UAE economy to the next level. He also mentors young entrepreneurs on strategies to create successful enterprises in the volatile business world. 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 recognition. Based on a 2013 copy of the MF International Gulf Italy, this Emirati businessman was recognized among “People Who Count in Dubai.”Al Nowais also featured in Arabian Business’s list of “2013 Construction Week Power 100” people.