Chief Strategy Officer Dubai Holding


Yousuf is the Chief Strategy Officer of Dubai Holding, which is a global investment company. He is responsible to develop and manage the investment strategy to achieve the company’s vision and create value to the shareholder. He is also a member of the investment committees in all companies under the holding and the Executive Committee of the Holding. Previously, he was involved in the setup of The Consulting Office, which was an initiative by the Government of Dubai; where later he became the CEO of the company. In 2006, he joined The Executive Office of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE and the Ruler of Dubai. While at the H.H.’s office, Yousuf was involved and led number of strategic projects. Yousuf is passionate on turning new business ideas into reality where he was involved in development of several enterprises such as real estate financing, hospitality management, sports management, and tech start-ups. Yousuf graduated from INSEAD with Global Executive MBA in 2013 He also holds a Master of Public Administration from National University of Singapore (Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy) and a BA in Corporate Finance from Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.