WHO WE ARE
H.E Dr.Obaid Khalifa Al Zaabi – Chairman
H.E Dr.Obaid Khalifa Al Zaabi comes from a diverse educational background that began in Cairo University during his bachelors in Business Administration, closely followed by a diploma in Diplomatic Relations during his time in Switzerland.
He went on to complete a master’s degree in International Relations in the USA, before completing his education with a PhD in Political Science from Egypt.
This extensive and diverse educational background formed the basis for a strong professional career, which saw His Excellency serve 28 years in The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the United Arab Emirates during which he worked in Yemen, Germany and Kuwait as an Ambassador.
H.E Dr. Obaid Khalifa Al Zaabi is also the proud owner of an array of real estate assets that spread across the hospitality, commercial and residential markets. His market shares include the UAE, Lebanon and Egypt in which they exceed a value of over AED 500 million.
Under his vision and guidance OBK Investment Group and its subsidiaries have gone from strength to strength. As a result of the continuing success, the Group attained a total turn over of over AED 80 million in 2014.