Arabian & African Hospitality
Investment Conference

20-22 September 2021 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, U.A.E

Speaker profile

H.E. Fahad Al Gergawi

Chief Executive Officer
Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI)


His Excellency Fahad Al Gergawi is the Chief Executive Officer of the Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of Dubai Economy – Government of Dubai. In his Current role he leads a team that develops, promotes and supports the foreign direct investment (FDI) environment and projects in Dubai.

H.E. is the President of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA), leading the global FDI body from 2019 to 2021. He also serves as the Secretary General of Hamdan Centre for the Future of Investment (HCFI), where he leads a global program to promote "Impact FDI" as a key to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Al Gergawi is a member of Dubai Economy’s Executive Committee; chairs the Dubai Investment Week organizing committee and sits on the advisory board of MODUL University in Dubai.

Al Gergawi holds a Bachelor degree from the United Arab Emirates University, and is a graduate of the elite Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugural program for Young Business Leaders.