Eng. Matar AlMehairi

Chief Innovation Officer
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority

Education:
✔ Master in Public Administration from DSG-Dubai in cooperation with Harvard Kennedy School.
✔ Executive Master of Business Administration from HCT-Dubai.
✔ Higher Diploma in Mechanical Eng. from HCT- Dubai.
✔ Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Leadership Program - 2010.

Work experience:
✔ He joined DEWA in 1999 and presently working as Chief Innovation Officer (CInO) in DEWA.
✔ Worked as Vice President in Asset Management Department under Distribution Power Division with wide range of experience in the Electrical and Mechanical fields as well as Management & Leadership Skills.
✔ His experience include Asset Management Strategy, Excellence, Innovation, Strategic Thinking & Analysis, Knowledge Management, Partnership, Organization/Planning, Distribution Operation & Maintenance fields in Electric utility etc.

Achievements:
✔ Winner of ideas America under Executive Leadership of the Year-2015.
✔ Winner of Annual Conference Ideas Management 2015 in Essen-Germany.
✔ Winner of MEE 2015 – Best Innovation or Technology of the Year.
✔ Winner of Innovation Award at Ideas UK 2014.