Enticing opportunities: The role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape.
CEO, Middle East General Enterprises (MGE)
Chairman, AmCham Abu Dhabi
Sharief is currently serving as a Chief Executive Officer at the Middle East General Enterprises (MGE), a UAE Family Office that provides business and investment solutions to the International Business Community in an array of specialties to include Logistics, Real Estate, Construction, Banking and Finance, Defense and Aerospace, Events
Management, and Healthcare. Sharief is a long-time member of AmCham Abu Dhabi, in his capacity as Chairman, he has launched several key community engagement programs to include high-level engagements with Senior UAE Ministerial Officials. He also leads the US-UAE Public Affairs Committee on the annual door knock taking to the hill issues that affect US Expats living abroad.
Sharief is a United States citizen, born in Troy, New York and has lived in Abu Dhabi since 2008. Sharief completed with honors a 23-year public service career where he served in the United States Government on USAF Base Level tours, Joint Strategic Level tours at the Pentagon, the White House, Presidential Airlift “Air Force One,” United States Central Command, and lastly as a diplomat at the United States Embassy Abu Dhabi.
Sharief is a member of the Dubai based American Business Council (ABC), a lifetime member of the Military Officer Association of America (MOAA) and the Society of White House Military Aides.
- 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