Dr. Corrie BlockForbes Coaches Council
Dr. Corrie John Block is driven by a profound passion for guiding individuals towards discovering meaning in their professional lives. Recognized as the "UAE's Top Business Coach" by reputable entities, Dr. Block has accumulated over 25 years of experience as a business strategist, leadership expert, and Executive Coach, working with more than 150 companies globally. His expertise extends to strategic consulting for influential organizations such as Microsoft, the Council of Europe, the UN, SERCO, and the World Bank. Dr. Block's commitment to meaningful work is evident in his diverse roles as a practitioner, academic, award-winning innovator, accomplished author, and sought-after international speaker.
Mohammad Al BlooshiCEO, DIFC Innovation Hub
Mohammad Al Blooshi is a prominent figure within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), renowned as the preeminent financial hub for the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia. As a key member of the DIFC Authority, Mohammad plays a pivotal role in advancing the vision of positioning the DIFC as a global business hub for technology. With a specialized focus on FinTech and Innovation, he contributes significantly to the growth of the DIFC by overseeing and developing strategic initiatives that align with Dubai's vision of becoming a leading global business destination. Mohammad's expertise extends to business development, and he is a driving force behind the DIFC's comprehensive FinTech and venture capital environment.
Obediah AytonDirector, Dhabi Holding Co.
Obediah is currently the Director of Dhabi Hold Co, which manages a portfolio of operational businesses internationally. Mr Ayton in the past has successfully completed over $500 Million of advisory and financial transactions across Europe, USA and MENA region as a former executive of a Family Office called Tennor Holding .
He has raised capital for The Bezos Family Foundation Anchored fund "Highpost Capital" together with Mark Bezos as General Partner.
Omar Al BusaidyFounder, Global Possibilities
Omar Al Busaidy is driven by an unwavering passion for government affairs and public policy. With a rich background spanning 18 years in government, he has cultivated extensive expertise in advising individuals, businesses, and government agencies. Omar excels in developing comprehensive strategies and offering keen insights into Middle East decision-making processes, particularly in the realms of economic, technological, political, and social affairs. His commitment to fostering meaningful connections is evidenced by the robust network he has built with key decision makers across both public and private sectors.