National Experts Program | Dr. Bakheet Al Katheeri

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Dr. Bakheet Al Katheeri

Executive Director – UAE Industries, UAE Investments Platform, Mubadala Investment Company


Dr. Bakheet is the Executive Director of UAE Industries unit within Mubadala’s UAE Investments platform. The platform contributes to the acceleration of the UAE’s economic transformation, and investing in national world class champions, fostering vibrant industrial and commercial clusters, and partnering with world-class global entities.

With over 20 years of diverse experience in the energy sector, Dr. Bakheet is a member of industry Boards and committees in the UAE including, Cepsa, Oil Search, Mubadala Energy and Emirates Global Aluminum.

Before joining Mubadala Dr. Bakheet held positions at Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), leading the production and facilities engineering for five of its operating companies covering all offshore operators in Abu Dhabi. 

Dr. Bakheet holds a BSc degree in Petroleum Engineering and Applied Mathematics from the University of Tulsa (Oklahoma, USA) and MSc in Environmental Science from UAE University. He also holds an Executive MBA from HCT, UAE and a Doctorate of Business Administration from the College of Business and Economics, UAE University.