Dubai International Financial Centre

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Address: Level 14, The Gate, Dubai International Financial Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road PO Box 74777 , Dubai, UAE

DIFC

Non-corporate entity

September 2004

971 4 3622222

971 4 3622575

info@difc.ae

www.difc.ae

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Dubai financial regulator starts legal action against Deutsche Bank

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DIFC says will refer rent disputes to RERA

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Officers
Board of Directors Position
David Eldon
Chairman
Abdulaziz Abdulla Ahmed Al Ghurair
Vice Chairman
Cyrus Ardalan
Board Member
Essa Abdulfattah Kazim
Board Member
Hussain Ahmad Dhaen Al Qemzi
Board Member
Samir Kamal Al Ansari
Board Member
Assem O. Kabesh
Board Member
   
Management Position
Omar Mohammad Ahmed Bin Sulaiman
Governor
Nasser Al Shaali
Chief Executive Officer
Wadih Ahmad
Chief Marketing Officer
Nabil Mohammed Ramadan
Chief Human Capital Officer
Nasser Al Saidi
Chief Economist
Dean Ferris
Chief Legal Officer
Amira Abdulla
Director - Regional Public Relations
Nerys Williams
Director - International Media Relations
Major Shareholders
Name Country
Government of Dubai
UAE
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