Enticing opportunities: The role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape.
Fahed Al Shamesi
Member of the Managing Committee – National Defence Companies Council (NDCC)
Fahed, a UAE national, is the previous CEO of Advanced Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center (AMMROC), a Mubadala Aerospace, Sikorsky and Lockheed Martin Joint Venture company based in Abu Dhabi. He was the CEO for AMMROC from 2009 until 30 Nov 2016.
Also, he is serving as a Staff Brigadier General (Engineering) in the UAE Air Force, was a Board Chairman of Horizon International Flight Academy and a Board Member of Al Taif Technical Services and Bayanat for Mapping and Surveying Services. He has also previously been a Board Member of Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) and SR Technics (SRT).
Fahed joined the UAE Air Force as a Cadet in 1983. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering from St. Louis University (USA) in 1987. During the period 1989-1992, Fahed was seconded by the UAE Air Force to ADAT (formerly GAMCO), to play a key role in building military MRO capability for the UAE AF. After successfully completing his stint at ADAT, Fahed became the Maintenance Officer for Apache AH-64 Program before being appointed as the Chief Engineer for 69th Air Combat Group. In 2003, he was posted in Turkey to manage the F-16 Block 60 Training Program and by 2005, he returned to the UAE where he assumed the role of F-16 Block 60 Chief Engineer.
During the restructuring of ADAT in 2008, Fahed was appointed as the EVP – Military Department and was tasked by Mubadala to lead the spinoff of the Military Department into a new company called AMMROC.
Fahed is committed to pursue with pride and honor, the training and development of UAE Nationals to prepare them to undertake key roles in the aviation industry.
Fahed is nominated to be a member of the managing committee for the National Defence Companies Council (NDCC) since he have great experience and knowledge to benefit the council and to support the local companies.
- ADIOC 2017 VENUE
- CONFERENCE PROGRAM
- H.E. Mohammed Ahmad Al Bowardi
- H.E. Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri
- Matar Ali Al Romaithi
- Bilal Aktas
- Dr. Dhafir Awadh Bader Al Shanfari
- Lieutenant Colonel Dong-Woo Kim
- Engineer Khalifa Al Mohammed Alkaabi
- Zailani Bin Safari
- Staff Brigadier. Eng. Yahya Shaheen Alhammadi
- Fahed Al Shamesi
- Ahmad Bin Ghannam
- Fahad Al Mheiri
- Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei
- Sharief Fahmy
- Shafik Maher Nasser
- Dr. Yehya Al Marzouqi
- H.E. Dr. Arif Sultan Al Hammadi
- Michael K. Daly
- Dr. Fahad Harhara
- Guy Anderson
- Melissa Dalton
- Gary L. Stanley
- Trevor Taylor
- Martin Tideström
- Andrew Blaxland
Welcome to ADIOC 2017
Tawazun Economic Council is greatly honored to welcome you to the Abu Dhabi International Offset Conference (ADIOC 2017) which will be hosted in our beautiful city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE under the theme “Enticing opportunities: The Role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape”.
Under the Patronage of
H.H. SHEIKH MOHAMED BIN ZAYED AL NAHYAN
Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi
Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces