Sultan Al Shamsi

Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation for International Development Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates

Formerly, served in various roles in the private and public sectors in the United Arab Emirates. Currently, Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation for International Development Affairs; has been instrumental in the evolution of UAE foreign assistance, establishing the UAE Office for the Coordination of Foreign Aid in 2009; has served as the Assistant Under-Secretary for International Development at the Ministry of International Cooperation and Development. Serves on various local and international boards, such as, he is chairing the Women Empowerment Committee within the Ministry, and co-chairing the Working Group of Stabilization within the Global Coalition against Da'esh. Also a board member of Dubai Care Foundation, a board member of UAE Water Aid Foundation, a board member of UAE Development and Humanitarian Aid Committee.