Ali Saeed Almazrooei

Ali Almazrooei was appointed Chief Operations Officer of Nawah Energy Company (Nawah) in August 2016. Nawah is a joint venture between Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO). Nawah is mandated to safely operate and maintain the four Barakah Nuclear Power Plant units in Abu Dhabi.

Prior to this, Ali was the Chief Corporate Operations officer at Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC). He still serves ENEC as the Vice Chairman of the Project Governance and Tender Committee as well as the Vice Chairman of the Compliance Committee. 

Highly experienced, Ali is backed by over 24 years of experience, working in industries including nuclear energy, manufacturing, government services, telecommunications and mobile satellite services.

Prior to ENEC, Ali was the CIO of Emirates Aluminum (EMAL) for four years where he was also a member of the Executive Committee.

For over 13 years, he served Thuraya Telecommunications Company and led Thuraya Technology Division for 8 years as Chief Technology Officer. He was also the Chief Commercial Officer in the last year of his career in Thuraya.

Prior to his work at Thuraya Telecommunications, Ali worked in the fields of communications and IT in the first six years of his career at Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (ETISALAT) and Dubai Municipality.