Hussain Al Nowais is a shrewd investor from Abu Dhabi. His two primary enterprises include the Khalifa Fund for SMEs and the Al Nowais Investments. However, he chairs and leads and other companies in different capacities. He has also ventured in multiple other businesses sectors, such as oil and gas, investment, technology, building material, real estate, healthcare, and hospitality. Over time, the Alnowais Investments that is situated in the UAE has developed into a massive venture that has more than one million USD profit every year. This investment company boasts of several subsidiaries, including infrastructure and communication.
Hussain Al Nowais also leads the AMEA power that is responsible for developing and managing the thermal and renewable power contracts in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Besides, Al Nowais is the chairperson of the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development, which aims at “producing a new generation of Emirati entrepreneurs” with the capacity and knowledge to develop and set up a strong economy. Al Nowais is still the chair of the Waha Capital and SENAAT General Holding Corporation, which is the biggest industrial conglomerate that gathered over 3.5 billion dollars in revenue in 2016. Since Al Nowais is associated with multiple successful businesses in the Middle East, he ranks among the 100 most influential people in the region.
Al Nowais is an alumnus of the Lewis and Clark College in Portland. He achieved a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Finance. In addition, he enrolled in different Executive management courses at the London Business School and INSEAD France. Al Noawais has experience in managing both public and private enterprises of over three decades, which has helped him accrue essential skills in honing successful enterprises. Based on his history, Al Nowais develops enterprises intending to attain the long-term ambition of growth and sustainability.
Concerning the personal life of Al Nowai, he is a father of three. Besides, he focuses on mentoring young entrepreneurs in UAE through offering them finance through the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development. He intends to hone a generation of new and smart entrepreneurs who will assist to develop the UAE economy to the next level. Besides, he guides the young generation on methods of establishing successful businesses in a challenging environment. His main aim is to provide business managers with the knowledge necessary to maneuver a successful business in the unpredictable investment sector.
Hussain Al Nowais has received attention from various forums. Different forums have granted The MF International Gulf Italy names this Emirati businessman among the “People Who Count in Dubai” back in 2013. Al Nowais also featured in Arabian Business’s list of “2013 Construction Week Power 100” people.