His Excellency Yousuf Hamad Al Shaibani

H.E. Yousuf Hamad AlShaibani is the Director General for Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and one of its founding members. Since his appointment in 2013, AlShaibani has led MBRSC to become the regional leader in space research, exploration, and technology. In addition, he is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors at MBRSC, the Director General, Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) and board member for UAE Space Agency and Smart Dubai. AlShaibani graduated from Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR) in 1995 and earned a Master of Science in Microelectronics Systems Design from Birmingham City University in the UK.