Board Of Trustees Details

  • Saadi Abdul Rahim Hassan Al Rais
    Saadi Abdul Rahim Hassan Al RaisGroup Managing Director of Rais Hassan Saadi Group

    Qualifications

    Saadi Abdul Rahim Hassan Al Rais is one of the most respected shipping industrialists in the UAE. He was appointed a member of the Board of Directors of Dubai World in December 2010, bringing his impeccable credentials as an industry leader. He is the Group Managing Director of Rais Hassan Saadi Group, a leading commercial enterprise based in Dubai. Mr Al Rais has steered this vast company through a series of major expansions in the past 30 years. With branch offices in all major UAE and GCC ports, the Subcontinent and East Africa, Rais Hassan Saadi Group’s core activities are shipping, transportation and logistics, with interests in insurance and travel services. As head of a 101-year-old company, Mr Al Rais brings a deep understanding of the region’s supply chain business to his role at Dubai World, including expertise in diverse disciplines, ranging from container shipping to cruise liners. Mr Al Rais’ expertise is widely sought after and he is on the regional boards of numerous shipping companies and international container lines from Europe, Asia and Africa. He is the President of Dubai shipping agents association.