Dr. Alyazia Ali Al Kuwaiti is the Executive Director of the Energy portfolio in Mubadala, responsible for ensuring the effective management of its global energy operating companies, including oversight of their business plans, growth strategies and overall performance.
Dr. Alyazia’s corporate boards experience is primarily in the energy and industrial sector, with a strong record in financial and strategic value creation. In January 2021, she was nominated as a member of Mubadala’s Investment and Business Planning Committee, which approves incoming transactions across the entire group of sectors including technology, financial services, real estate, healthcare, consumer and others.
A leading female figure in the UAE’s energy investments sector, Dr. Alyazia plays an active role in accelerating the professional development of young Emiratis and is a strong advocate for the advancement of women in both the local workforce and, more broadly, in the international Energy scene.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from Portobello College in Dublin, Ireland; a Master’s in International Business from the University of Wollongong in Dubai; and a PhD in Business Administration from UAE University on the topic of Corporate Governance in Publicly Listed Companies in UAE stock markets.