H.E. Abdulla Al Sahi

Board Member

HE Abdulla Al Sahi

His Excellency Abdulla Al Sahi serves as Acting Undersecretary of the Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT), Chairman of Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) and Chairman of Modon Properties. He is also Member of the Board of Directors at Abu Dhabi Airports, Abu Dhabi Housing Authority (ADHA), and Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination, as well as member of the Infrastructure Committee in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. In his current role at the DMT, H.E. Al Sahi oversees financial and administrative procedures, additionally supervising all strategic, operational, and transport processes. He is tasked with ensuring effective and integrated coordination between the DMT and its subject entities, which, in turn, serves to diversify and develop joint activities, boost productivity and operational efficiency, and achieve the Department’s strategic priorities. H.E.’s role serves to ensure the DMT’s activities are in line with the requirements and objectives of the Abu Dhabi Plan, which aims, among other things, to establish an advanced and sustainable infrastructure that offers high-quality services for customers and the wider community, strengthening the local investment environment and the competitiveness of the emirate’s economy and its openness to the world. Prior to assuming his position as Acting Undersecretary of the DMT and Chairman of Modon Properties, H.E. Al Sahi played a critical role in founding Modon with the aim of developing real estate, touristic, and residential projects. He served as the company’s CEO since its launch in early 2018 and until early 2020. Al Sahi also served as Executive Director of the Planning and Infrastructure Sector at DMT, formerly known as Urban Planning Council (UPC). In 2017, he chaired the Abu Dhabi Capital Projects Committee, which is in charge of evaluating all capital projects in the emirate and classifying them according to priority. H.E. took on several positions in Abu Dhabi Government entities and companies, including Mubadala Investment Company and Tawazun Economic Council. He was also part of the team tasked with establishing the Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) in 2007. H.E. Al Sahi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, and a Master’s degree in Administrative Studies from Boston University, Massachusetts, USA. He boasts extensive experience in public development and investment across various sectors and has earned awards and recognition from various entities he has worked with.

Previous positions:

- CEO, Modon Properties

- Executive Director of Planning and Infrastructure, UPC

- Executive Director of Corporate Services, UPC

Board of Directors

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan Managing Director H.E. Mohamed Hassan Alsuwaidi Elena Sorlini
H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan
H.E.  Mohamed Hassan Alsuwaidi
Vice Chairman
Elena Sorlini
Board Member

 Hisham Malak Nadr Alhammadi  H.E. Saeed Rashid Al Zaabi  
H.E. Hisham Khalid Malak
Board Member
H.E. Nader Ahmed Al Hammadi 
Board Member
Saeed Rashid Al Zaabi 
Board Member


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