|Abu Dhabi Investment Council|
P.O.Box 61999, Sheikh Hamdan Building - Silver Tower, Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi, UAE
About Abu Dhabi Investment Council
The Abu Dhabi Investment Council is an investment arm of the Government of Abu Dhabi. The Council started its operations in April 2007 and is responsible for investing part of the governmentвЂ™s surplus financial resources through a globally diversified investment strategy, targeting positive capital returns through an expansive portfolio of highly diversified asset classes and active investment management strategies.
The Council is also empowered with an important direct investment mandate to broaden Abu DhabiвЂ™s economic base and facilitate the international development of local companies.
In the short time since its inception, the Council has established a reputation for its entrepreneurial spirit, open culture and quick decision making process.
The investment strategy of the Council seeks to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns across the entire capital structure while preserving capital.
Although the Council invests globally, there is a strong focus of investing in Abu Dhabi's economy. Some of its significant investments include substantial stakes in prominent organizations such as:
- National Bank of Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank Union National Bank Al Hilal Bank Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company Abu Dhabi Aviation Company Abu Dhabi Investment Company (Invest AD)
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is the highest authority within the Council and is comprised of a Chairman, Managing Director and other board members, all of whom are senior government officials appointed by Decree from the Ruler of Abu Dhabi.
Chairman of the Board
HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Members of the Board
HH Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
HH Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
HH Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
HH Sheikh Hamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
HE Mohammed Bin Habroush Al Suwaidi
HE Khalifa Mohammed Al Kindi (Managing Director)
HE Younis Haji Khoori
Active Investment Strategies
Equities and Fixed Income
Global Special Situations
Support Functions and Business Assurance