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UAE President issues Federal Decree appointing Director-General for General Authority of Sports

ABU DHABI: President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has issued a Federal Decree appointing His Excellency Ghanim Mubarak Al Hajeri, Director-General for the General Authority of Sports.

With over 30 years of experience, Al Hajeri has held several leadership positions in various fields. He served as the Director-General Zoo and Aquarium Public Institution, in addition to other positions in the banking sector.

He is a member in several sports councils and committees in the country, including the Sports Coordination Council; the UAE Handball Federation (UAEHF); the UAE Volleyball Federation; and the UAE Football Association Temporary Committee (FATC).

Al Hajeri obtained an MBA in Executive Business Administration, along with a Bachelor Degree in International Studies.

Source: Emirates News Agency