Advisory Board


H.E. Homaid Al Shimmari

Mubadala Aerospace & Engineering Services

Chief Executive Officer

As the Chief Executive Officer of Aerospace & Engineering Services at Mubadala, Homaid Al Shimmari is driving forward the strategic vision and plans for developing technologically advanced industries within Abu Dhabi and the UAE, in addition to ensuring Mubadala is well positioned to become a key global aerospace and engineering services player.

Homaid is also a member of the Investment Committee at Mubadala, which is mandated to develop the organization’s investment policies and guidelines and review all proposed projects and investments to ensure they are in line with Mubadala’s business objectives.

He holds prominent roles with key Aerospace, Communications Technology and Defense companies and organizations; Homaid is the Chairman of Abu Dhabi Aircraft Technologies (ADAT), Strata Manufacturing, AMMROC, Maximus Air Cargo, Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investment (ADASI) and Abu Dhabi Ship Building, and currently holds board positions with Mubadala Petroleum, Piaggio Aero Industries, Abu Dhabi Aviation, Royal Jet, AerCap Holdings and Advanced Technology Investment Company (ATIC).

To further support the strategic advancement of Abu Dhabi’s Aerospace, Communications Technology and Defense industries, Homaid is committed to developing the talent and experience of UAE Nationals to allow them to become the next generation of skilled professionals and business leaders.

Prior to joining Mubadala, Homaid was a Lieutenant Colonel in the UAE Armed Forces, serving in the areas of military aviation, maintenance, procurement and logistics. Homaid holds a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University – USA, and holds a black belt in Six Sigma from General Electric, a highly disciplined leadership program.