Sharjah, United Arab Emirates: Sharjah Asset Management (SAM), the investment arm of the Government of Sharjah, has announced the appointment of Sheikh Saud bin Mohammed Al Qasimi as CEO of the real estate sector in the company that overlooks vital assets such as Souq Al Jubail, Souq Al Haraj and Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis. This comes within the company’s strategy to develop this important sector and retain high investment and asset management levels.
His Excellency Waleed Al Sayegh, CEO of Sharjah Asset Management Company, said that under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, the organisation is focusing on the importance and necessity of continuing to qualify, train and refine the expertise of national leaders, stressing the percentage of Emiratisation within the leadership level in SAM has reached 100 per cent.
Al Sayegh said: ” SAM has played a crucial role in achieving Sharjah’s long-term strategic vision, which aims to develop the concept of sustainable growth and promote the development of the local and global economy. It has also contributed to advancing economic growth in the emirate by establishing strategic partnerships with international partners, pioneering projects and remunerative investments.”
Sheikh Saud bin Mohammed Al Qasimi graduated from the American University of Sharjah with a Business Administration degree and specialisation in Financial Management. He started his career by running his own private business and then assumed the position of Executive Director of the Support Services Department at the headquarters of SAM, then CEO of Osool Transportation Solutions.