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His Excellency Mr. Matar Suhail Ali Al Yabhouni Aldhaheri

Chairman, Independent/Non-Exeutive

His Excellency Mr. Matar Suhail Ali Al Yabhouni Al Dhaheri, distinguished as a retired Brigadier General, currently serves as the Chairman of ESG Emirates Stallions Group. His extensive professional journey spans over 25 years in the UAE armed forces, public, and private sectors. His Excellency's notable leadership roles include serving as the CEO of Gulf Dunes Landscaping & Agricultural Services LLC in the UAE from 2011 to 2020 and as a board member of the UAE Federal National Council.

As an astute investor and trader, His Excellency Mr. Matar has a strong portfolio in real estate, stocks, and companies both within the UAE and internationally. His high-profile business network and roles as a shareholder and director in various companies demonstrate his deep engagement across multiple industries.

In the realm of sports and community involvement, he is the President of the UAE Team Emirates for Cycling, a Member of the Emirates Horse Racing Authority (ERA), and Chairman of the UAE President’s Cup World Series for Purebred Arabian Horses. He also contributes to various UAE sports organizations, including the Ghantoot Polo Club; Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting and Golf Club and the UAE’s Equestrian and Racing Federation. His Excellency is a former board member of Abu Dhabi Sports Council.

Academically, His Excellency holds a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Air Force and a certificate in Strategic Management Issues in Military Organizations from the Naval Postgraduate School, along with a CFA designation, highlighting his financial and strategic acumen.