“Brothers and sisters, further diversifying our economy is a key strategic focus of our future plans. It is, therefore, necessary to accelerate economic development efforts to continue building a leading global economy, to enhance our competitiveness, and to achieve the highest global rankings.”
– His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE
Developed under the direction of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the National Experts Program is a launchpad for UAE-based specialists who strive to play a leading role in the transformation of future-growth sectors aligned with the UAE’s national priorities. Underpinned by the values of His Highness and built upon five mindsets for lifelong learning, NEP’s rigorous program combines academics, immersive work experience, and mentoring by top government and business leaders. NEP cultivates specialized expertise in its participants—a select cohort of ambitious, experienced professionals who will help shape the country’s future.