Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber
Board Member of Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI)
UAE Special Envoy and Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for Energy & Climate Change, CEO of Masdar
Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber is a Board Member of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and is United Arab Emirates Special Envoy and Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for Energy & Climate Change.
He is also the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s pioneering renewable energy initiative launched in 2006. Dr. Al Jaber spearheaded the launch and establishment of Masdar in 2006 and continues to drive the company’s strategic direction as it takes on an increasingly prominent role in global effort toward advancing renewable energy and clean technology.
As the UAE Special Envoy for Energy and Climate Change, he is also the Vice Chairman and Secretary General of the multi-departmental UAE National Committee for Climate Change.
In 2010 he was appointed Vice Chairman and Secretary General of the newly established UAE National Committee for Climate Change, a multidepartmental body set-up by the UAE Government to coordinate and oversee the Federation’s climate change and renewable energy policies.