LinkedIn has released list of the UAE’s 45 most viewed profiles in 2016. Included in UAE 2016 power profiles are industry leaders such as Dr Aisha Bin Bishr, Director General at Smart Dubai Office; Issam Kazim, CEO, Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing; Haitham Mattar, CEO Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority; Hamad Buamim, President & CEO of Dubai Chamber of Commerce; Hatem Dowidar, CEO International at Etisalat Group; Peter Baumgartner, Chief Executive Officer at Etihad Airways; Elie Khouri, CEO, OmnicomMediaGroup MENA; Fadi Ghosn, Chief Marketing Officer at NISSAN Middle East; Nisreen Shocair, President, Virgin Megastore Middle East & North Africa; Philippe Zuber, President & Chief Operating Officer One & Only Resorts; Mudassir Sheikha, Founder/MD at Careem; Dr. Dalya Al Muthanna, President & CEO Gulf at GE.
You can view the full list at : https://members.linkedin.com/power-profiles-2016/uae/home
As the technology industry’s elite struggle to agree on the potential impact of AI and a raft of people queuing up to advise on the potential disruption it will cause, this article by John Curtis-Oliver, Partner at Boyden studies the potential impact on the executive hiring and the executive search industry.
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