HE Jamal Al Hai was born in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1960. Subsequent to his studies both in the UAE and the USA, he started his professional career in the banking sector. In the mid 80’s, HE Jamal Al Hai joined the aviation sector where he was appointed to many managerial positions in what was then called The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA), crowned by a successful stint as Director of Strategy and Management Excellence and as Chairman of the Executive Board of the Department of Civil Aviation.
He has later on occupied a number of top managerial positions in Dubai Airports (the newly restructured Department of Civil Aviation) namely Senior Vice President Strategy and Development and at a later stage Executive Vice President International Affairs and Communication, positions crowned by Deputy Chief Executive Officer in Dubai Airports which he fills up to date. Today, when HE Jamal Al Hai looks back at his 31 years in aviation, he can only remember Dubai Airports’ story of unrelenting success, growth and pride.
Along with being a successful Dubai businessman through his notable companies in the fields of aviation, retail, general trade, automobiles, real estate and others, HE Jamal Al Hai is a member of The Federal National Council (UAE Parliament) for the second time in the last 10 years.