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20 - 21 September 2021
ADGM Authorities Building, Al Maryah IslandAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Hamad Al Mazrouei
Chief Operating Officer at ADGM, Managing Director of ADGM Academy


An experienced professional with almost 20 years of proven record of delivering a diverse range of strategic human resources solutions to support management achieve their mandates. A doer by nature, Hamad led in setting up the strategic direction of the ADGM HR & General Services Divisions. In his vast profile of successfully implementing changes, Hamad also led the design and implementation of new Performance Management systems, established organizational governance through an organization development framework and structured facility management for cost optimization.

Hamad has on a number of occasions, also taken the role of acting COO of ADGM, where he demonstrated strong decisive leadership traits with a proactive drive to deliver the executive leadership vision of ADGM.

As a visionary, Hamad spearheaded and founded Abu Dhabi’s first Financial Knowledge Hub National Initiative, with a focus on Research, Applied and Machine based learning to support ADGM’s national agenda of employability. Hamad also provides strategic support and oversight as the MD of ADGM Academy and the member of the ADGM Academy board.

Hamad has represented ADGM on both national and international arenas as keynote & guest speakers, prior to joining ADGM, Hamad managed functions in The General Secretariat of the Executive Council and ADNOC/ National Drilling Company.

A graduate in Business Management from Portland State University, Oregon, USA, Hamad also holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from New York Institute and has successfully attended some advanced technical and leadership programs from leading international educational institutes.

Agenda Sessions

  • Change Makers: Empowering Youth to Shape the Future through Innovation and Technology