Juma Al Hameli

Chief of Staff


Juma AlHameli is the Chief of Staff at Abu Dhabi Global Market. Juma assumed the role in 2022 and is responsible for leading ADGM’s Executive Affairs Sector, which is a critical component of the ADGM Authority. In this role, he is responsible for driving ADGM’s growth and performance management through setting the agenda for three key areas; Strategy, Marketing and Communications, and Sustainable Finance. He is mandated to oversee the strategic direction of ADGM, to further enhance ADGM’s performance and customer experience framework, with the purpose of cementing ADGM’s position as one of the world’s foremost International Financial Centres.

Prior to his current role, Juma was ADGM’s Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer, during which time he led the development and implementation of ADGM’s overall strategy, driving the organisation’s growth and business development efforts, as well as overseeing ADGM’s communications and outreach activities towards local and international stakeholders. Juma has been with ADGM since November 2014, where he joined as IT Director and played an instrumental part in designing and implementing the IT infrastructure required to launch ADGM. Juma is a seasoned leader with over 18 years of experience in technology and financial services field with a demonstrated track record of producing successful strategies and delivering strategically aligned innovative business solutions.

Juma holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Etisalat University College (now Khalifa University), in addition to having participated in several development programmes with Harvard University and IESE Business School.

Juma al Hameli