DIFC welcomes another senior member to it's familyPress Release09 Sep 2004 01:47 pm
On his appointment as Director General of Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, Dr Omar Bin Sulaiman said:
“The DIFC is already one of the outstanding success stories of Dubai and I am delighted to be joining what will become the world’s next great financial centre. I heartily congratulate the DIFCA team for their achievements to date and I am looking forward to working with them.
I am joining a team with a phenomenal track record, a team that has literally taken this project from vision to reality.
As the DIFC moves from its project phase into an operational one, I will be working with the senior team to provide overall strategic counsel.
The region will benefit from what the DIFC has to offer as this unique project will contribute immeasurably to the various economic sectors of Dubai, the UAE, the region and the international financial community.
Naser Nabulsi, Chief Executive Officer of DIFC today welcomed the appointment of Dr Sulaiman as DIFC Director General.
“I am pleased to welcome Dr Omar to his new role as Director General. The DIFC is a vast project in terms of both scale and the impact it will have on the world of finance, and therefore the appointment of Dr. Omar will add value to this vital period in our evolution.
The DIFC is moving forward at a considerable pace but we are also ensuring that we adopt principles and procedures in line with global best practice as well as following the successful model of other government initiatives.
Dr Omar brings with him considerable experience and a proven track record that can only benefit the DIFC as we move forward. I speak on behalf of all at the DIFC when I say that we look forward to working with him.”