Mr. Al Busaidy is a UAE national with over 13years’ experience in the UAE’s corporate environment and holds a B.Sc. in Marketing from the American University in Dubai. He is currently pursuing his post-graduate studies in Innovation and Entrepreneurial Leadership at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University.
A published author of ‘Just Read It’, an entrepreneurial guide to self-development, Omar also serves as Managing Partner in his own Gentleman’s Salon enterprise.
Since 2010 Omar has been invited to mentor students on entrepreneurship and leadership at several universities across Abu Dhabi and Dubai and has also worked with organisations such as AISEC, Khalifa Fund and Abu Dhabi Council for Economic Development.
He has also appeared as a keynote speaker and panelist at several events and conferences organized by many prestigious organizations including tedXyouthAlAin, 37th World Diamond Congress, Harvard Business Club, DP World and many more.
Omar has worked in both the public and private sector in prestigious organisations such as the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry, National Bank of Dubai and serving as commercial attaché at the British Embassy.
He is Global Shaper at the World Economic Forum – Abu Dhabi Hub, Author of JustReadIt and Member of the US – UAE Public Affairs Committee -AMCHAM Abu Dhabi.