Ahmed Obaid Al Qaseer
Chief Operating Officer, Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq)
About this speaker
Ahmed Obaid Al Qaseer graduated from Dubai Men’s College with a Bachelor degree in Business Information Technology. In 2002 he started his career at The Emirates Telecommunication Corporation (Etisalat) in the Government & Corporate Segment and worked as Senior Sales Support and Senior Sales Executive for 4 years.
In 2006, Ahmed joined Al Qasba Development Authority as a Business Development Manager and was promoted to Director of Business Development in 2008, forming an integral part of the team that transformed Al Qasba into the reputed and popular leisure and tourism destination it is today.
Following his highly successful track record with Al Qasba, Al Qaseer played a key role in the establishment of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), where he held the position of Director of Property Management in 2010, where he was in charge of operations, sales and leasing. Since then he has been promoted to become Shurooq’s Chief Operating Officer in 2011, and in this capacity is responsible for the operational execution of all of Shurooq’s projects and destinations.