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Mubadala appoints new CEO of its Energy Platform

Ahmed Saeed Al Calily returns to Mubadala from the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee


June 15, 2016 -- Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi investment and development company, today announced the appointment of Ahmed Saeed Al Calily as Chief Executive Officer of the group’s Energy platform.

Calily, who had served since 2009 as the Director General of the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee, will oversee the company’s energy portfolio, which includes Mubadala Petroleum and Masdar, and will serve on Mubadala’s investment committee.

Calily first joined Mubadala in 2004, where he played a central role in the company’s infrastructure and services sectors.  He also served as the first CEO & Managing Director of the Abu Dhabi Ports Company.

He also previously held numerous board positions including Chairman of Eships as well as on the boards of  Emirates Aluminium (now part of EGA) and Etihad Rail.

Homaid Al Shimmari, who had served as acting CEO of the energy platform since February, will continue in his role as CEO of the company’s Aerospace and Engineering Services platform and member of the Mubadala investment committee.